- Mandarin coat
- Includes back view.
Knee-length coat with self-covered half-belt closure, front fullness, narrow back panel dropping from above waist, and set-in sleeve widening from shoulder to wrist. Accessorized with wide-brimmed hat upturned at edge, inspired by Chinese hats.
Printed on image: "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "André" "570 Seventh Avenue New York City"
Printed on image: "Flat panel effect back. Belt begins at side-back and continues around front tying with long ends. Sunburst pockets on bodice."
- Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer
André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor
- Dec 02 1940
Spring 1940-1941 B
- 1940s Coat.
André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection
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- Belts (Clothing)
Coats -- 1940-1949
Fashion design drawings
Hats -- 1940-1949
Panels (costume components)
Patterns (Design elements)
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949