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Source:   1940s Fashion Drawings.


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[Fitted coat with wide wing lapels, ornamental fastener at waist and shirred skirt.]

Image ID: 2015784

[Fitted coat with wide wing lapels, ornamental fastener at waist and shirred skirt.] (Oct 28 1940)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Fitted coat with wide wing lapels, ornamental fastener at waist and shirred skirt.]

Creator

: 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

Item/Page/Plate

: P 654

Notes

: Use of the term "plastron" which is defined as "breastplate" suggests a military motif. Includes back view. Note 2.) Printed on Image: "Wing plastron front of skirt is shirred to give front fullness." Note 3.) Printed on image: "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 7th Ave. New York City"

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

: 2015784

Record ID

: 1946289

Digital Item Published

: 5-17-2011

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