André Studios 1930-1941

Fashion Drawings & Sketches in the Collections of FIT and the New York Public Library

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Title:
Fitted coat with row of tucks from collar to underarm and big buttons at neck and waist
Description:
Includes sketch of back view of garment. Note small gathers at waist (in front view) for a trim, fitted look here.
Printed on image: "Sloping shoulder with regular armhole in back. Graduated tucks in front. One huge button at neck and one at waist." "designed by Pearl Alexander" "ANDRE' 570 - 7th Ave. New York City[.] Feb. 3, 1941"
What looks like a double-ply collar is the collar of the blouse underneath folded over the coat's collar (note how artist has colored blouse part).
Format:
jpeg
Language:
English
eng
Names:
Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer
André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor
Coverage:
Feb 03 1941
Spring, 1940-1941
Date:
1940
1941
1941
Format:
jpeg
Relation:
1940s Coat.
André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection
[Fitted coat with row of tucks from collar to underarm and big buttons at neck and waist.]
Rights:
No known copyright restrictions; may be subject to third party rights
Subject:
Buttons (Fasteners)
Coats -- 1940-1949
Fashion design drawings
Hats -- 1940-1949
Tucks (Sewing)
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949
Type:
StillImage
ID:
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