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Smocking on hips gives softness to skirt.

Image ID: 1948694

Smocking on hips gives softness to skirt. (Sep 25 1939)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Smocking on hips gives softness to skirt.

Creator

: Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer

Additional Name(s)

: André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor

Published Date

: Spring/Summer 1939-1940

Created Date

: Sep 25 1939

Specific Material Type

: mixed_materials

Item/Page/Plate

: F 558

Notes

: Dress and coat with nipped in waist and smocking detail at hips. Includes back view of coat and front view of dress. Note 2.) Printed on image: "Advanced Spring and Palm Beach" "Note very simple bodice and sleeve" Note 3.) Printed on image: "Designed by Pearl Levy Alexander" "Andre 570 Seventh Avenue New York City LA 4-4627"

Source

: André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection / 1930s Costume.

Source Description

: 127 stenciled fashion plates (in 3 folders) : watercolor and gouache on artists paper ; approx. 27 x 19 cm.

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-André-COSTU-193

Digital ID

: 1948694

Record ID

: 1921174

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011; updated 8-22-2011

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