White Taffeta Dress Featuring Black Borders Embroidered in Rose Thread
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Object Title

White Taffeta Dress Featuring Black Borders Embroidered in Rose Thread

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Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
White taffeta dress with a floor-length full skirt, belted waist, small collar, buttoned bodice, and short puff sleeves, featuring thick black bands surrounded by "old" rose embroidery on the bottom of the skirt and on the center of the sleeves. Partially colored.
Date
1935 – 1940
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Lucien Lelong (designer)
Measurements
5.5 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
Inscription
Lelong/white taffeta/border of/blk/embroidered/in/old rose/thread (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 2, folder 43
Identifier
KA0039_V8p43-003

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