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Herodis

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    early 1922 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
    P, S (artist)
    Worth (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, pen and ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.9565-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf C, box 109

Physical description

'Herodis.' Black evening gown with crimson lacquer-red floral design on very low cut back.
One of 381 fashion designs for Summer 1922 bound in volumes.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

early 1922 (designed)

Artist/maker

Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
P, S (artist)
Worth (designers)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, pen and ink and watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 27.3 cm, Width: 21 cm

Descriptive line

Jean-Charles Worth. 'Herodis.' Black evening gown with crimson lacquer-red floral design on very low cut back.
One of 381 designs drawn by S.P. for the House of Worth, Summer 1922.

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; Women's clothes; Drawings; Clothing

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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