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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Evening Dress with Pleated Panel and Bands of 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

Floor-length evening dress featuring a full skirt, sleeveless bodice, and a wide v-shaped neckline, which is bordered by a broad band of what appears to be tucking (also found around the armholes). The sketch includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows a triangular shaped panel of pleating extending dow the back of the skirt, as well as a plunging v-shaped neckline on the back of the bodice that extends down to the waistline.

Related Terms

charcoal

Location

box 3, folder 10

Identifier

KA0067_000312

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Evening Dress with Pleated Panel and Bands of Tucks . 1937 – 1941. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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