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Evening coat

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1924 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jenny (Jeanne Adele Bernard), born 1872 - died 1962 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk embroidered with sequins, trimmed with fur and tassels, lined with satin

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Thompson

  • Museum number:

    T.7-1973

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Evening coat of gold silk embroidered with sequins in an 'Art Deco' design. The neckline is trimmed with fur, and the hanging sleeves and the pointed fitch collar are additionally trimmed with tassels. The coat is lined with pink satin.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1924 (designed)

Artist/maker

Jenny (Jeanne Adele Bernard), born 1872 - died 1962 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk embroidered with sequins, trimmed with fur and tassels, lined with satin

Marks and inscriptions

'Jenny Paris Model Deposé 3442 Unis France'
Label stitch at the centre back

Descriptive line

Evening coat of embroidered silk with fur, designed by Jenny, Paris, 1924.

Categories

Evening wear; Fashion; Women's clothes; Embroidery

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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