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En tous cas

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (designed)

  • Date:

    late 1929 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
    Worth (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.14719-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 96, shelf C, box 150

Physical description

'En tous cas.' Little black chiffon dress with white lace bands in sleeves and on underslip.
One of 54 dress designs for afternoon dresses and teagowns for Winter 1929-30 bound in a volume.

Place of Origin

Paris (designed)

Date

late 1929 (designed)

Artist/maker

Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
Worth (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink and watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 26 cm, Width: 13.5 cm

Descriptive line

Jean-Charles Worth. 'En tous cas.' Little black chiffon dress with white lace bands in sleeves and on underslip.
One of 54 designs for afternoon dresses and tea gowns for Winter 1929-30.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964

Materials

Pen and ink and watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Fashion; Designs; Women's clothes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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