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Fashion design - Esealonia

Esealonia

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (designed)

  • Date:

    1904 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour and pen and ink

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.893-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf C, box 18

Physical description

'Esealonia'. Pale grey walking dress with cutaway jacket and waistcoat effect bodice, black buttons, braiding and feather embellishment on shoulders.
1 of 113 dress designs for Winter 1904 in volumes.

Place of Origin

Paris (designed)

Date

1904 (designed)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

watercolour and pen and ink

Dimensions

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

Descriptive line

Jeanne Paquin. Winter 1904. 'Esealonia'. Pale grey walking dress with cutaway jacket and waistcoat effect bodice, black buttons, braiding and feather embellishment on shoulders.
1 of 113 designs for Hiver 1904.

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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