Jpeg&svc
Title:
Three piece cape suit
Description:
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"
Format:
jpeg
Language:
English
eng
Names:
Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer
André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor
Coverage:
Dec 30 1940
Spring, 1940-1941
Date:
1940
1940
1941
Format:
jpeg
Relation:
1940s Cape
André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection
Three piece cape suit.
Rights:
No known copyright restrictions; may be subject to third party rights
Subject:
Ensembles (costume) -- 1940-1949
Fashion design drawings
Hats -- 1940-1949
Lapels
Plaid
Suits (Clothing) -- 1940-1949
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949
Type:
StillImage
ID:
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