Ivory Satin Evening Dress with Bands of Puffing
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Object Title

Ivory Satin Evening Dress with Bands of Puffing

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Ivory satin evening dress with a floor-length skirt, center seam, shirring at the center of the bodice, and bands of puffing on the lower skirt and bodice, where they are used to form a halter strap. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress in full color in addition to a small view of the back in black graphite. (The front of the dress is colored with yellow graphite, although the color is indicated as ivory in the text.)
Date
1935 – 1940
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Robert Piguet (designer)
Measurements
5.25 in (width) x 7 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Piguet/ivory satin/puffing/forms/halter/Back/c seam/puffing [Left]: shirred (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 3, folder 35
Identifier
KA0039_V9p35-009

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