Black Wool Women's Suit with Beauvais Embroidered Skirt
[BLANK]
Object Title

Black Wool Women's Suit with Beauvais Embroidered Skirt

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Black wool women's suit with a dress featuring a short-sleeved bodice with white organdie on the center bodice and sleeve cuffs and a calf-length skirt featuring a box pattern with beauvais floral embroidery in every other box. Sketch (mostly in color) also includes a partial view of a matching jacket with loops and buttons featuring ties with floral embroidery at each end. The ensemble is worn with a matching black cartwheel hat and what appears to be white gloves.
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/Blk wool/suit/white/organdie/[vester?]/rever + cuff/jacket/loops/+/buttons/the/ends/have/emb./flower/tips [Left]: strips of/fabric in/boxes/beauvais/emb in/every other box (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 3, folder 2
Identifier
KA0039_V9p02-006

There’s more! What you see on this site is only what is viewable online. Please visit archives.newschool.edu to find out more about what’s in the archives.