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Source:   1940s Fashion Drawings.


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[Two piece slimline suit with jacket falling below hip line and pleated skirt.]

Image ID: 2015770

[Two piece slimline suit with jacket falling below hip line and pleated skirt.] (Oct 21 1940)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Two piece slimline suit with jacket falling below hip line and pleated skirt.]

Creator

: Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer

Additional Name(s)

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

Published Date

: Spring 1940-1941

Created Date

: Oct 21 1940

Specific Material Type

: mixed_materials

Item/Page/Plate

: N 639

Notes

: Jacket has interior pockets at waist and wing tucks at shoulder line, under arms and at waist. Vestee not shown. Includes back view. Vestee not shown. Note 2.) Printed on image: "Contrasting collar and vestee is used in this slim 25" length suit. Note graduated tucks and side pleat in center front of skirt." Note 3.) Printed on image: "designed by Pearl Alexander" "André" "570 Seventh Avenue New York City LA 4-4627"

Source

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

Source Description

: 106 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 Andre FASH-194

Digital ID

: 2015770

Record ID

: 1946275

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011

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