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Loose plaid coat.

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Loose plaid coat.
Teitelbaum, Walter (Donor)
Alexander, Pearl Levy (Designer)
André (Firm) (Creator)

André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection

1940s Coat.

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1940-12-18
Date Issued: Spring, 1940-1941
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC Andre COSTU-Coa-194
Coats -- 1940-1949
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949
Hats -- 1940-1949
Source identifier: 24311a (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Includes small sketch of front of garment.
Content: Loose coat with vertical and chevron-shaped stripes. Atypically for this series, the main view is from the back. Though described as "plaid", the stripes are not crossed at right angles by other stripes. The handbag matches the sleeves.
Content: Written on image: "Sleeve cut in one with yoke." "designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Ave. New York City Dec. 16, 1940"
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b00f0c30-c5d2-012f-053b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1940: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Loose plaid coat." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a0d6-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Loose plaid coat." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a0d6-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1940). Loose plaid coat. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a0d6-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

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Loose plaid coat.