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Juke Goodman fashion illustration collection

 Collection
Identifier: KA-0112
Summary A collection of eighteen 1940s and 1950s fashion and jewelry illustrations collected by art director Juke Goodman. Artists represented in the collection include René Robert Bouché, Burma Burris, Carl Erickson ("Eric"), Ruth Graftstrom, and Jacqueline Lindner. Goodman served as art director for Saks Fifth Avenue and was a visiting lecturer at Parsons School of Design.
Dates: 1940-1952, undated

Portrait of Sophie Gimbel

 Item
Identifier: KA-0113
Scope and Content of Collection Fashion illustration by René Robert Bouché depicting American fashion designer Sophie Gimbel. The illustration appeared in the April 15, 1961 issue of American Vogue with the caption, "Sophie's sari tactics for short evenings." Signed "RRB" in upper right-hand corner. A framed reproduction of this illustration hung on a column at the entrance to Parson School of Design's Adam and Sophie Gimbel Design Library on the 2nd floor of 2 West 13th...
Dates: circa 1961

René Bouché fashion illustrations

 Collection
Identifier: KA-0038-01
Summary A celebrated portraitist and leader in fashion illustration, René Robert Bouché (1905-1963) was a visiting lecturer at Parsons School of Design in 1947. The collection, assembled by Jerry Silverman and Shannon Rodgers, consists of over 100 of Bouché's fashion illustrations, as well as a poster from a 1974 exhibition of his work at Parsons.
Dates: 1949 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1952 - 1954