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Design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1979 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Scoging, Julia (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour, bodycolour, and coloured chalk drawing mounted with two textile samples

  • Museum number:

    E.2832-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 65, box A

Physical description

A drawing, in watercolour, bodycolour and coloured chalk, depicting designs for a blouse and skirt. The drawing is mounted with two textile samples.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1979 (designed)

Artist/maker

Scoging, Julia (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour, bodycolour, and coloured chalk drawing mounted with two textile samples

Marks and inscriptions

'Julia Scoging '79'
Signed and dated in ink

Dimensions

Height: 34.7 cm, Width: 23.3 cm

Object history note

In 1979 Simpson Ltd. held an exhibition of designs [i.e. the costumes themselves] for day and evening dress by twenty-five leading British designers. Simpson's subsequently decided to offer the entire show as a gift to the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Descriptive line

Drawing by Julia Scoging, fashion design for Winter 1979, for an exhibition held by Simpson's (Piccadilly) Ltd., watercolour, bodycolour and coloured chalk, Great Britain, 1979

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1990

Materials

Paper; Watercolour; Coloured chalk; Bodycolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Blouse; Fashion design; Skirt

Categories

Designs; Drawings; Clothing; Fashion

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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