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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Strapless Evening Dress with Shaped Tucks

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Mildred Orrick (designer)

Date

1934 – 1937

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

9 in (width) x 12 in (height)

Description

Floor-length dress featuring all-over shaped tucks that form a ruffle along the bottom of the skirt and around the strapless bodice. The dress is worn with a wide sash in a contrasting color that wraps around the waist and extends down the back of the skirt. Notes indicate that the dress was made with organdy, tulle, or an unknown fabric that was once attached.

Inscription

Organdy - tulle/or sample attached/with shaped tucks/breaking into/ruffle at bottom/Sash contrasting/color - same/material (optional)

Location

box 2, folder 21

Identifier

KA0067_000084

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Strapless Evening Dress with Shaped Tucks. 1934 – 1937. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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