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Title:
Fitted coat with trapunto embroidered gores on bodice and skirt
Description:
"Trapunto" is a decorative technique in which fabric between parallel rows of stitches has stuffing inserted under it to create a quilted effect. "Gores" are triangular panels of material sewn into a garment as inserts to make it both looser and fuller in form.
Image includes small sketch of back of garment.
Printed on image: "Designed by Pearl Alexander" "André 570 - 7th Ave. New York City Dec. 23, 1940"
Format:
jpeg
Language:
English
eng
Names:
Alexander, Pearl Levy -- Designer
André (Firm) -- Creator
Teitelbaum, Walter -- Donor
Coverage:
Dec 23 1940
Spring, 1940-1941
Date:
1940
1940
1941
Format:
jpeg
Relation:
1940s Coat.
André Fashion Illustrations from NYPL's Picture Collection
[Fitted coat with] trapunto embroidered gores on bodice and skirt.
Rights:
No known copyright restrictions; may be subject to third party rights
Subject:
Coats -- 1940-1949
Decoration and ornament
Fashion design drawings
Gloves
Gores
Hats -- 1940-1949
Trapunto
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1940-1949
Type:
StillImage
ID:
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