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Design

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1972 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Exley, David, born 1948 - died 1990 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, coloured chalks and felt-tip pen with collage

  • Museum number:

    E.1495-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case FD, shelf 18

Physical description

A fashion illustration of a woman in a psychedelic style long dress and cloak with abstract geometric panels of colour.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1972 (made)

Artist/maker

Exley, David, born 1948 - died 1990 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, coloured chalks and felt-tip pen with collage

Dimensions

Height: 35.6 cm, Width: 24.1 cm

Object history note

This design, along with five others in the Department of Prints and Drawings (E.1490-1495-1991), was made by the artist for the Diploma show at the Central School of Art in 1972. Examples of his work can also be found in the Collection of Textiles and Fashion.

Descriptive line

Fashion illustration of a woman in a patterned maxi dress by David Exley, pencil, coloured chalks and felt-tip pen with collage, England, 1972

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Coloured chalk; Felt-tip

Techniques

Drawing; Collage

Subjects depicted

Dresses; Cloaks

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Fashion; Textiles

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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