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

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Mildred Orrick (designer)

Date

1937 – 1941

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.25 in (width) x 12.75 in (height)

Description

Evening dress in crepe or satin with a long skirt that falls two inches above the floor. The dress features a fitted bodice, sweetheart neckline, narrow shoulder straps, and small bows at the center of the chest, waistline, and the top of the hips. The dress also features box tucks that create diagonal stripes on the skirt and bodice.

Inscription

Box tucks/2" off floor/Crepe or/satin

Related Terms

charcoal

Location

box 3, folder 7

Identifier

KA0067_000243

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Evening Dress with Bows and Box Tucks . 1937 – 1941. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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