Set of Three Sketches Depicting a Black Evening Dress, Navy Crepe Dress, and Blue Coat with Painted Flower Buttons
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Object Title

Set of Three Sketches Depicting a Black Evening Dress, Navy Crepe Dress, and Blue Coat with Painted Flower Buttons

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Set of three sketches. Clockwise from top left: what appears to be a black evening dress with a long flared skirt, sweetheart neckline, and long black net puff-sleeves; a blue coat with black painted flower buttons; a navy crepe dress with long sleeves, a zig-zag design at the bodice, and what appears to be pleating throughout.
Date
1935 – 1940
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)
Robert Piguet (designer)
Measurements
8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Main/Blue coat/[blk?] painted/flower Buttons/Pig/navy crepe [Center]: Main/[blk?] [?]/+ [top tie?]/Blk net (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 2, folder 53
Identifier
KA0039_V8p53-003

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