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Black marocain suit.
Teitelbaum, Walter (Donor)
Alexander, Pearl Levy (Designer)
André (Firm) (Creator)
Paquin (Firm) (Conceptor)

André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection

1930s Fashion Drawings Import Adaptation.

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1938-02-07
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC Andre FASH-193
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1930-1939
Suits (Clothing) -- 1930-1939
Trimming (material)
Tulle (meshed textile)
Source identifier: 24311a (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Image date is incorrectly printed as "Feb 4 1937"; other adjacent drawings in the volume are from February 1938.
Content: Fitted two-piece suit of tailored jacket with prominent tulle ribbing on bodice, sleeves and wide scalloped lapels, paired with a simple pencil skirt. Includes back view.
Content: Marocain is a crepe fabric made of silk, wool, rayon, or a combination of these fibers, and distinguished by a strong rib effect, used in dresses and women's suits.
Content: Printed on image: "Insertions of printed tulle. (Samples of materials may be see[n] at our studio)" "André" "Import AK / 1"
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 239bb920-c5d3-012f-bf4f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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  • 1938: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Black marocain suit." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1938. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9f043890-9b50-9ef4-e040-e00a18061059

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Black marocain suit." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9f043890-9b50-9ef4-e040-e00a18061059

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1938). Black marocain suit. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9f043890-9b50-9ef4-e040-e00a18061059

Wikipedia Citation

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Black marocain suit.