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Fashion design - Ati and Eai
  • Ati and Eai
    Paquin, Jeanne, born 1869 - died 1936
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Ati and Eai

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    late 1911 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Paquin, Jeanne, born 1869 - died 1936 (designer)
    Paquin Ltd (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.2062-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf C, box 41

Physical description

'Ati' and 'Eai'. Two Poiret style evening gowns, a white Empire line column with coloured embroidered flowers on bodice and overskirt hem, and a white dress with a blue cutaway coat tunic.
1 of 157 dress designs for Winter 1911 bound in volumes

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

late 1911 (made)

Artist/maker

Paquin, Jeanne, born 1869 - died 1936 (designer)
Paquin Ltd (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour drawing

Dimensions

Height: 45 cm page approx, Width: 28.6 cm page approx

Descriptive line

Jeanne Paquin, Hiver 1911. 'Ati' and 'Eai'. Two Poiret style evening gowns, a white Empire line column with coloured embroidered flowers on bodice and overskirt hem, and a white dress with a blue cutaway coat tunic.
1 of 157 fashion designs for Winter, 1911.

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; Clothing; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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