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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Floor-Length Evening Dress with Narrow Trim and Sweetheart Neckline

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Mildred Orrick (designer)

Date

1937 – 1938

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

9 in (width) x 11.75 in (height)

Description

Evening dress featuring a sweetheart neckline, buttoned bodice, thin should straps, and a floor-length full skirt that is open down the front to reveal a second (and possibly third) layer underneath. The dress also features a narrow trim that outlines the bodice, front opening, and skirt hem. The sketch includes two small swatches of fabric in navy and golden yellow from the fabric houses Coudurier, Fructus & Devigne and Moss-Still, respectively.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 3, folder 3

Identifier

KA0067_000210

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Floor-Length Evening Dress with Narrow Trim and Sweetheart Neckline. 1937 – 1938. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 




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