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Fashion design - Habit taff-noir
  • Habit taff-noir
    Paquin, Jeanne, born 1869 - died 1936
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Habit taff-noir

  • 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.882-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf C, box 17

Physical description

'Habit taff-noir'. Dress with white lace skirt, black bodice and train and blue waistcoat.
1 of 117 dress designs for Summer 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. Summer 1904. 'Habit taff-noir'. Dress with white lace skirt, black bodice and train and blue waistcoat.

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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