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Dressy cape [with s]mooth shoulder [and s]hirring beneath shoulders.

Image ID: 2003977

Dressy cape [with s]mooth shoulder [and s]hirring beneath shoulders. (Jan 06 1941)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Dressy cape [with s]mooth shoulder [and s]hirring beneath shoulders.


: Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer

Additional Name(s)

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

Published Date

: Spring, 1940-1941

Created Date

: Jan 06 1941

Specific Material Type

: mixed_materials


: JJ 858


: Date on image probably should be "1941" as other "Jan. 6" drawings in this group are labeled with that year. Note 2.) Image includes small sketch of back of garment. Note 3.) Written on image: "designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Ave. New York City Jan 6, 1940"


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

Source Description

: 14 stenciled fashion plates : watercolor and gouache on artists paper ; approx. 27 x 19 cm.


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC André-COSTU-cap

Digital ID

: 2003977

Record ID

: 1938320

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011

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