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Design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1979 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Koshino, Michiko, born 1943 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in ballpoint pen

  • Museum number:

    E.2840-1990

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A drawing, in ballpoint pen, depicting a design for a woman's coat.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1979 (designed)

Artist/maker

Koshino, Michiko, born 1943 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in ballpoint pen

Marks and inscriptions

'Michiko'
Signed in ballpoint pen

Dimensions

Height: 32.7 cm, Width: 20.3 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 Michiko Koshino, fashion design for Winter 1979, for an exhibition held by Simpson's (Piccadilly) Ltd., drawing in ballpoint pen, 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; Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Fashion design; Coat

Categories

Designs; Drawings; Clothing; Fashion

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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