Raisin Colored Crepe Dress with Shirred Accents
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Object Title

Raisin Colored Crepe Dress with Shirred Accents

Part of

Collection: Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Calf-length raisin colored crepe dress with a diamond shape on the front bodice formed by thick bands of shirring that expose the wearer's skin at the center. The long-sleeved top also features a section of shirring underneath the waistline. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress as well as the back of the bodice, which shows a yoke with small buttons.
Date
1930s
Related people
Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)
Measurements
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Inscription
[Right]: Patou/raisin/color/crepe/skin/shirring/Back/yoke [Center]: c/seam [Left]: w. (text)
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 4, folder 71
Identifier
KA0039_V9p71-005

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