Part of a recently acquired collection
Coming from a woman who purchased an old costume shop, these were found boxed away for generations.
Original artwork by lesters costume company of Chicago
These are concept sketches, we may never know if they were produced
Sizes vary slightly, but all similar
They show age related wear and artist touches and scribbles and erase marks
All have been removed from an album at some point and show evidence from this on the back
Pin on a wall or frame
This particular sketch features a black lace dress with matching hat
Approx 11.25" x 7.25"
Bella Bordello Vintage Costume Sketch Lesters Chicago Hand Drawn c1920-30 Flapper Black Lace Silk Dress Matching Hat Blue Ostrich Feather