Violet Crêpe Evening Dress with Darts and Tucks
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Object Title

Violet Crêpe Evening Dress with Darts and Tucks

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Violet crêpe evening dress featuring a floor-length skirt, two darts on each shoulder, four darts at the bottom of the bodice, and bands of tucks crossing on the hips. Sketch also includes an additional view of the backside of the dress that shows a low cowl neckline attached with four darts at the bottom of the bodice.
Date
1935 – 1940
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)
Measurements
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Patou/2 darts/4 darts/Back/4 darts [Left]: tucks/released-/Violet Crêpe (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 1, folder 1
Identifier
KA0039_V8p01-009

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