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Title
Sport suit with convertible collar.
Names
Alexander, Pearl Levy (Designer)
André (Firm) (Creator)
Collection

André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection

1940s Fashion Drawings.

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Date Created: 1940-11-25
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC Andre FASH-194
Topics
Fashion
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949
Buttons (Fasteners) -- 1900-1999
Sunglasses
Suits (Clothing) -- 1940-1949
Hairstyles -- 1940-1949
Shoulders (Costume)
Collars -- 1940-1949
Pockets -- 1940-1949
Topstitching
Genres
Fashion design drawings
Illustrations
Notes
Source identifier: 24311a (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Fitted suit with flange shoulder, darts and patch pockets at waist. Skirt buttons down the front. A "convertible collar" is one that can be worn open or buttoned up to the neck.
Content: Includes smaller back view. Note the interesting sunglasses the figure holds.
Content: Written on image: "Note shoulder extends with sleeve having no darts at shoulder." "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Avenue New York City November 25, 1940"
Date: Illustration origninally bound in Spring 1940-1941.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5dbe7080-c5d3-012f-1a20-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sport suit with convertible collar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9f02e07f-bf34-ecd1-e040-e00a1806095a

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sport suit with convertible collar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9f02e07f-bf34-ecd1-e040-e00a1806095a

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1940). Sport suit with convertible collar. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9f02e07f-bf34-ecd1-e040-e00a1806095a

Wikipedia Citation

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Sport suit with convertible collar.