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Source:   1940s Fashion Drawings.

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Boxy coat.

Image ID: 2015775

Boxy coat. (Oct 28 1940)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Boxy coat.


: Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer

Additional Name(s)

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

Published Date

: Spring 1940-1941

Created Date

: Oct 28 1940

Specific Material Type

: mixed_materials


: O 644


: Printed on image: "Seams down front are pressed from the inside to form umbrella effect." Note 2.) Printed on image: "designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 Seventh Avenue New York City LA 4-4627" Note 3.) Shown with powder-blue jacket beneath, patterned scarf, and matching powder-blue hat. Includes back view. Note 4.) Straight coat with vertical seams from shoulder line creating fullness, cuffed sleeves and slit pockets with triangular stitching detail.


: 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.


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC Andre FASH-194

Digital ID

: 2015775

Record ID

: 1946280

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011

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