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Design - Drawing


  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (hand drawn)

  • Date:

    ca.1925 (hand drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gillingham, Elsie Jones (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink and watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by David Whitty in memory of his beloved mother, Elsie Florence Whitty

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

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.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (hand drawn)


ca.1925 (hand drawn)


Gillingham, Elsie Jones (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Ink and watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

drawings entitled 'A la Mode' August 1926


Height: 27 cm, Width: 37 cm

Descriptive line

Sketchbook containing drawings of Art Deco Fashion by Elsie Florence Whitty (née Jones-Gillingham), c.1927


Watercolour on paper; Ink




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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