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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

Drawings of two female figures, the first in balletic pose on the floor wearing a full-skirted blue and black dress and the second sitting on a large pouffe or daybed in a pink dress with large flowers whilst smoking a cigarette. to the right is a head portrait of an elderly man.

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 of old man entitled 'My impression of Old Pybus of Warwick Deeping's novel 'Old Pybus'. signed E.J.


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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