- Three piece cape suit
- Image includes small sketch of back of garment.
Notice the use of bias cut, with the material's pattern running horizontally/vertically on the front panels and rear yoke, and diagonally on the lapels, sleeves and back. The suit's lapels lie neatly over and inside those of the cape.
Written on image: "designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Ave. New York City Dec. 30, 1940"
- Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer
André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor
- Dec 30 1940
- 1940s Cape
André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection
Three piece cape suit.
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Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949