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Advertisement sketches of women's fashions and accessories (Collection of)
MS.P.044  
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary

  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
    Title: Collection of advertisement sketches of women's fashions and accessories
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.P.044
    Physical Description: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 oversized folder)
    Date (inclusive): circa 1920-1939
    Abstract: This collection comprises 16 hand-drawn and hand-colored sketches of magazine advertisements for women's clothing and other products, such as beach towels, hosiery, and cigarettes. The sketches were created with various media, including pencil, ink, colored pencil, and watercolor, and are on stiff boards. The sketches represent the integration of abstract styles, such as Cubism, Orphism, and Synchromism, into mainstream, commercial use.
    Language of Material: English .

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Intellectual property rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Collection of Advertisement Sketches of Women's Fashions and Accessories. MS-P044. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired, 2001.

    Processing History

    Processed by Audrey Pearson, 2007.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection comprises 16 hand-drawn and hand-colored sketches of magazine advertisements for women's clothing and other products, including beach towels, hosiery, and cigarettes. The sketches were created with various media, including pencil, ink, colored pencil, and watercolor, and are on stiff boards. The sketches represent the integration of abstract styles, such as Cubism, Orphism, and Synchromism, into mainstream commercial use. No information is available on the use of the sketches or their creator.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Fashion -- History -- Sources
    Fashion drawing
    Fashion -- Pictorial works.
    Fashion drawing -- Pictorial works.
    Advertising -- Fashion
    Women's clothing -- History.
    Sketches -- 20th century.
    Fashion design drawings -- 20th century.
    Advertising -- Fashion -- Pictorial works.
    Women's clothing -- Pictorial works.