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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Lace Evening Dress with Petal Peplum

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Natacha Rambova (designer)
Mildred Orrick (artist)

Date

circa 1930

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 12 in (height)

Description

Lace evening dress featuring a floor-length skirt, sleeveless bodice, wide v-shaped neckline, and seaming that forms a diamond shape across the center of the torso. Petal-shaped panels of fabric hang off the hips to form a peplum effect. The dress is shown with opera length gloves. Fashion designer Natacha Rambova hired Orrick to produce this sketch and many others.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 4, folder 3

Identifier

KA0067_000032

Citation

Natacha Rambova; Mildred Orrick. Lace Evening Dress with Petal Peplum. circa 1930. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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