Set of Sketches Depicting an Evening Coat, Evening Cape, and Two Evening Dresses
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Object Title

Set of Sketches Depicting an Evening Coat, Evening Cape, and Two Evening Dresses

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Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Set includes seven sketches depicting four different garments. Clockwise from top left: white organdie evening coat; front and back views of a check taffeta evening dress with pleating and a bow around the neck; front and back views of an evening dress of unknown fabric with a bow around the neck and a slight peplum detail on front; front and back views of a white elbow-length organdie evening cape.
Date
1930s
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)
Measurements
8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Mainbocher/check taffeta/eve dress [Left]: white organdie/eve coat/wh. organdie/evening cape (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 1, folder 3
Identifier
KA0039_V8p03-001

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