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Beautemps

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    early 1923 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
    P, S (artist)
    Worth (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, pen and ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.10178-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 96, shelf C, box 113

Physical description

'Beautemps.' Black braided evening coat with multicoloured tasselled cord belt.
One of 79 dress designs for suits and coats for Summer 1923 bound in volume.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

early 1923 (designed)

Artist/maker

Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
P, S (artist)
Worth (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, pen and ink and watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 27.2 cm, Width: 21 cm

Descriptive line

Jean-Charles Worth. 'Beautemps.' Black braided evening coat with multicoloured tasselled cord belt.
One of 79 designs for suits and coats for the House of Worth, Summer 1923.

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

Pencil; Pen and ink and watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Fashion; Designs; Day wear

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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