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Cenci

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    early 1906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink and watercolour drawing on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.1232-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf C, box 24

Physical description

'Cenci'. Yellow afternoon dress, the short jacket covered with blue braiding and soutache, matching feathered hat.
1 of 105 dress designs for Summer 1906 bound in volumes.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

early 1906 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink and watercolour drawing on paper

Dimensions

Height: 36.6 cm page approx, Width: 29.5 cm page approx

Descriptive line

Jeanne Paquin, Summer 1906. 'Cenci'. Yellow afternoon dress, the short jacket covered with blue braiding and soutache, matching feathered hat.
1 of 105 fashion designs for Été, 1906.

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; Hats & headwear

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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