1937 – 1941
8.25 in (width) x 12.75 in (height)
Presumably designed for stage, film, or party costumes, these ensembles appear to be inspired by Asian and Polynesian dress. The ensemble on the left is a long-sleeved tunic and pants ensemble while the ensemble on the right appears to be a printed dress with pleated skirt and yoke. The ensembles are worn with a "coolie" style hat and floral headpiece, respectively.
box 3, folder 15
Mildred Orrick. Asian and Polynesian Inspired Ensembles .
1937 – 1941. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 24 Jun 2019
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