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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Himation Style Evening Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Mildred Orrick (designer)

Date

1934 – 1937

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.25 in (width) x 10.75 in (height)

Description

Long evening dress inspired by a type of Ancient Greek garment known as a "himation". The dress features a thick border, floor-length cascading skirt, long sleeves, and a panel of fabric that drapes over the proper left shoulder and extends down towards the knees.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 5, folder 8

Identifier

KA0067_000183

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Himation Style Evening Dress . 1934 – 1937. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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