Black Organza Women's Suit with Field Flower Beauvais Embroidery
Object Title

Black Organza Women's Suit with Field Flower Beauvais Embroidery

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Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks

Material Category
Type of Work
design drawings
Women's black organza suit featuring a knee-length coat with a solid black collar and flap pockets in addition to colorful field flower beauvais embroidery down the front and on the bottom half of each sleeve. Sketch includes a view of the full suit in color as well as a partial view of the suit worn without the jacket in black graphite only, which shows a black sleeveless top and floral embroidered skirt with a plain black border. Model is depicted with a wide cartwheel hat.
1935 – 1940
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)
5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)
[Right]: Patou/Blk organza/suit/solid collar/dress/Blk/top/emb./skirt/uneven/plain/border [Left]: Blk/flap pockets/of black/Field flower/beauvaid/embroidery/solid/border/of organza (text)
Use Restrictions 
box 3, folder 21

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