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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Long-Sleeved Purple Evening Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Mildred Orrick (designer)

Date

1934 – 1937

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.75 in (width) x 11.75 in (height)

Description

Floor-length purple evening dress featuring long sleeves and an open back bodice that is fastened with rabbit ear bows at the neck and waist, exposing the wearer's skin between. The sketch also includes a small view of the front of the dress in order to show that the bodice is loose and sleeves are dolman-cut.

Related Terms

graphite
watercolor

Location

box 3, folder 2

Identifier

KA0067_000040

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Long-Sleeved Purple Evening Dress . 1934 – 1937. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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