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Falbalas et Fanfreluches. Almanach des modes...

Fashion Plate
1922 (published)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour fashion plate depicting a musical recital with a man and two women. One of the women is seated and playing the piano. The other is standing and holding a sheet of music.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Additional TitleIncantation (assigned by artist)
Materials and Techniques
Hand-coloured process engraving
Brief Description
'Incantation'. Fashion plate (1 of 40) after by George Barbier, colour process engraving, Falbalas et Fanfreluches. Almanach des modes..., Paris, 1922.
Physical Description
Colour fashion plate depicting a musical recital with a man and two women. One of the women is seated and playing the piano. The other is standing and holding a sheet of music.
Dimensions
  • Height: 22.86cm
  • Width: 3.78cm
Taken from Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1954 London: HMSO 1963
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
  • '1922 G. Barbier' (Signed and dated)
  • 'France XXe Siecle / Incantation' (Lettered)
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1954 London: HMSO, 1963
  • p.358Tim Benton, Manuel Fontán del Junco, María Zozaya (eds.) Modern taste : Art deco in Paris, 1910-1935, Madrid : Fundación Juan March, [2014]. ISBN: 9788470756290.
Collection
Accession Number
E.653-1954

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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