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Evening coat

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1932 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Molyneux, Edward, born 1891 - died 1974 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk georgette with bugle bead embroidery

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Vern Lambert

  • Museum number:

    T.317-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Evening coat of mauve georgette entirely covered with bugle bead embroidery. It has a straight cut, and long gathered sleeves.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

ca. 1932 (made)

Artist/maker

Molyneux, Edward, born 1891 - died 1974 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk georgette with bugle bead embroidery

Descriptive line

Evening coat of embroidered georgette, designed by Molyneux, Paris, ca. 1932.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Fashion : An Anthology by Cecil Beaton. London : H.M.S.O., 1971

Materials

Silk georgette; Bugle beads

Techniques

Beading; Embroidery

Categories

Fashion; Evening wear; Clothing; Embroidery

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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