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Print - Le Retour des Autans (The Return of the South Wind)
  • Le Retour des Autans (The Return of the South Wind)
    Simeon, Fernand, born 1884 - died 1928
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Le Retour des Autans (The Return of the South Wind)

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1920 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Simeon, Fernand, born 1884 - died 1928 (artist)
    Georges Doeuillet (designer)
    Gazette du Bon Ton (publisher)

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.122-1975

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 83, box C

Physical description

Two women walking in a park in autumn, wearing afternoon outfits by Doeuillet. They are posed against a background of trees with golden autumnal leaves, with horses in the background. The woman on the right is wearing a beige suit trimmed with fur, worn with a high necked fur gilet over which the suit jacket is fastened, and a black tricorn-style hat. On the left is a woman in a grey-beige coat which fastens to the side, with pink applied bands at knee height and on the high collar, worn over a pink dress with black plaid checks, and wearing a grey toque hat trimmed with black feathers.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1920 (published)

Artist/maker

Simeon, Fernand, born 1884 - died 1928 (artist)
Georges Doeuillet (designer)
Gazette du Bon Ton (publisher)

Descriptive line

Fernand Simeon. 'Le Retour des Autans'. Colour lithograph from the Gazette du Bon Ton, Paris. Outdoor dresses by Doeuillet, 1920.

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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