Drawing

Design
ca.1925 (hand drawn)
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Fashion drawings of four female figures, the first in a pink summer dress with parasol, the second in a yellow evening dress, the thrid in grey day dress with red collar and cuffs and a gingham skirt, and the four ins a dramatic black evening dress with red applique on the drop waist.


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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Ink and watercolour on paper
Brief Description
Sketchbook containing drawings of Art Deco Fashion by Elsie Florence Whitty (née Jones-Gillingham), c.1927
Physical Description
Fashion drawings of four female figures, the first in a pink summer dress with parasol, the second in a yellow evening dress, the thrid in grey day dress with red collar and cuffs and a gingham skirt, and the four ins a dramatic black evening dress with red applique on the drop waist.
Dimensions
  • Height: 27cm
  • Width: 37cm
Marks and Inscriptions
drawings entitled 'A la Mode' August 1926
Credit line
Given by David Whitty in memory of his beloved mother, Elsie Florence Whitty
Collection
Accession Number
E.21:6-2007

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record createdJuly 14, 2009
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