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Source:   1940s Fashion Drawings.

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Two piece suit.

Image ID: 2015780

Two piece suit. (Oct 28 1940)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Two piece suit.


: 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 650


: Printed on image: "Box pleats down fronts of suit underneath which are two breast pockets. Note smart skirt with box pleats in front." Note 2.) Printed on image: "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 Seventh Avenue New York City" Note 3.) Suit with box pleats on front of skirt and dropping from shoulder on front of jacket. Slit breast pockets and flapped patch waist pockets are assimilated into box-pleat design. Includes back view.


: 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

: 2015780

Record ID

: 1946285

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011

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