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Title
Loose coat. Gold braid on pockets and sleeves.
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: 1941-02-17
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
Handkerchiefs
Hairstyles -- United States -- 1940-1949
Braid
Pockets -- 1940-1949
Genres
Fashion design drawings
Illustrations
Notes
Source identifier: 24311a (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Printed on image: "André Fashions" "Loose coat. Gold braid on pockets and sleeves." "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "ANDRE' 570 - 7th Ave.[,] New York City[.] Feb. 17, 1941"
Content: The pockets are high on this coat and are mostly decorative (note the 3-pointed handkerchief used as an accent here). The pocket's top is edged with braid, which then passes round the shoulder in a chevron shape before ending on the upsweep where the sleeve joins the body of the coat at the back (see rear view).
Content: Image includes a small sketch of the back of the garment.
Date: Illustration origninally bound in Spring, 1940-1941, B.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dd77f210-c5d2-012f-c3e9-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 1941: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Loose coat. Gold braid on pockets and sleeves." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1941. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a159-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Loose coat. Gold braid on pockets and sleeves." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a159-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1941). Loose coat. Gold braid on pockets and sleeves. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9921a168-a159-1c4d-e040-e00a180669ef

Wikipedia Citation

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Loose coat.  Gold braid on pockets and sleeves.