Women's Black Embroidered Evening Ensemble with Fringed Skirt and Shawl
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Object Title

Women's Black Embroidered Evening Ensemble with Fringed Skirt and Shawl

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Black embroidered evening ensemble in what appears to be a floral pattern featuring an evening dress with a fringed floor-length skirt and a fringed shawl that crosses on the front and ties in the back. Sketch also includes a second view of the back of the shawl as well as a view of the dress without the shawl, which reveals the dress's pink chiffon bodice with red floral embellishments (colors indicated in text).
Date
1930s
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)
Measurements
5.5 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Chanel/shawl crosses/ties in back/pink/chiffon/top/red [Left]: Blk emb/crepe/fringe (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 1, folder 9
Identifier
KA0039_V8p09-007

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