Joyeuse

Fashion Design
early 1898 (designed)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

'Joyeuse'. Fawn day dress with touches of blue and white striped silk and black velvet on the jacket bodice. One of a group of 53 fashion designs bound in a volume of Paquin designs for town wear for Summer 1897. Most in pen and ink with touches of watercolour, some with names, details, and fabric swatches attached.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Additional TitleÉte 1898 - Robes de Ville (named collection)
Materials and Techniques
Drawing
Brief Description
Jeanne Paquin, Été 1898. 'Joyeuse'. Fawn day dress with touches of blue and white striped silk and black velvet on the jacket bodice. Design for a town dress.
Physical Description
'Joyeuse'. Fawn day dress with touches of blue and white striped silk and black velvet on the jacket bodice. One of a group of 53 fashion designs bound in a volume of Paquin designs for town wear for Summer 1897. Most in pen and ink with touches of watercolour, some with names, details, and fabric swatches attached.
Dimensions
  • Drawing height: 32cm
  • Width: 25cm
Credit line
Given by the House of Worth
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964
Collection
Accession Number
E.125-1957

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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