- Fitted coat with faille jabot and front panel
- "Faille" is a fabric with crosswise-running flat ribs. A "jabot" is a cascade of ruffled material. Note here how the artist has suggested the faille's texture with close-spaced parallel lines in contrast to the screen-applied dotted shading on the rest of the coat.
Includes small sketch of back of garment.
Written on image: "Faille silk jabot and [panel] down front." "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "ANDRE' 570 - 7th Ave. New York City Feb. 17, 1941"
- Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer
André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor
- Feb 17 1941
Spring, 1940-1941, B
- 1940s Coat.
André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection
[Fitted coat with faille jabot and front panel.]
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- Coats -- 1940-1949
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Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949