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Title
Fitted coat with casual shirtwaist-style collar and buttoned cuffs.
Names
Alexander, Pearl Levy (Designer)
André (Firm) (Creator)
Collection

André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection

1940s Coat.

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1940-12-30
Date Issued: Spring, 1940-1941
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC Andre COSTU-Coa-194
Topics
Fashion
Coats -- 1940-1949
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949
Cuffs (Clothing)
Pleats (Sewing)
Buttons (Fasteners) -- 1900-1999
Shirring
Collars -- 1940-1949
Genres
Fashion design drawings
Illustrations
Notes
Source identifier: 24311a (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Image includes small sketch of back of garment.
Content: The large, flower-shaped buttons at the ends of the sleeves look and act like huge cufflinks. Shirring at the shoulders adds an epaulet-style accent.
Content: Printed on image: "'SHIRTWAIST' Note casual shirtwaist collar and cuffs." "André fashions" "designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Avenue New York City Dec. 30, 1940"
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bb827d50-c5d2-012f-421b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library holds or manages the copyright(s) in this item. If you need information about reusing this item, please go to: http://nypl.org/permissions

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1940: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fitted coat with casual shirtwaist-style collar and buttoned cuffs." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a0f6-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fitted coat with casual shirtwaist-style collar and buttoned cuffs." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a0f6-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1940). Fitted coat with casual shirtwaist-style collar and buttoned cuffs. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a0f6-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

Wikipedia Citation

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Fitted coat with casual shirtwaist-style collar and buttoned cuffs.