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Plaid coat.

Image ID: 2003803

Plaid coat. (Dec 16 1940)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Plaid coat.


: Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer

Additional Name(s)

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

Published Date

: Spring, 1940-1941

Created Date

: Dec 16 1940

Specific Material Type

: mixed_materials


: CC 782


: Plaid coat with pleats opening at (and descending from) the shoulders. Main image is coat as seen from the back. A small sketch is included of the front of the garment. Note the matching turban and purse, both done in the same blue and gray striped material. Note 2.) Written on image: "Note Pleats at top of shoulders released to give suppleness to body of coat." 'Designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Avenue New York City December 16, 1940"


: André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection / 1940s Coat.

Source Description

: 289 stenciled fashion plates (in 10 folders) : watercolor and gouache on artists paper ; approx. 27 x 19 cm.


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC Andre COSTU-Coa-194

Digital ID

: 2003803

Record ID

: 1938146

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011

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