Printed Shantung Crêpe Dress with Allover Pleats
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Object Title

Printed Shantung Crêpe Dress with Allover Pleats

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Printed shantung crêpe dress featuring allover pleating and a belted waist, stand-up collar, calf-length skirt (stitched in sections), short bell sleeves, and an insert across the chest that ties into a bow at the center. (Print color and design are not indicated, but it appears to be small flowers made with green, blue, and red graphite.) Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the bodice and depicts the model holding a clutch purse and wearing a breton hat.
Date
1930s
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Lucien Lelong (designer)
Measurements
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Lelong/stitched/in sections/all pleated/print/shantungy crêpe [Left]: pleated/insert/ties/bow/Back/pulls/thru/slits (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 4, folder 50
Identifier
KA0039_V9p50-002

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