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Romanséro

  • Object:

    Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    late 1925 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
    Worth (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.21193-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf D, box 1

Physical description

'Romansero.' Pale lemon and silver lamé brocade evening coat with silver fox trim and fuchsia pink lining.
One of 36 dress designs for evening gowns and coats in a small bound volume with annotations, fabric and colour notes, and other details.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

late 1925 (made)

Artist/maker

Jean-Charles Worth (designer)
Worth (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink and watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 31 cm volume, Width: 21 cm volume

Descriptive line

Jean-Charles Worth. 'Romanséro.' Pale lemon and silver lamé brocade evening coat with silver fox trim and fuchsia pink lining.
One of 36 dress designs for evening gowns and coats in a small bound volume with annotations, fabric and colour notes, and other details.

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; Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Fashion; Designs; Evening wear; Women's clothes; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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