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Fashion plate - Falbalas et Fanfreluches.  Almanach des  modes...
  • Falbalas et Fanfreluches. Almanach des modes...
    Barbier, George, born 1882 - died 1932
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Falbalas et Fanfreluches. Almanach des modes...

  • Object:

    Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1921 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barbier, George, born 1882 - died 1932 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured process engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.644-1954

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case O, shelf 3, box C

Physical description

Colour fashion plate depicting a man and a woman standing alongside a gondola with Venice in the distance. The man is placing a cloak over the woman's shoulders.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1921 (published)

Artist/maker

Barbier, George, born 1882 - died 1932 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured process engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'George Barbier 1921'
Signed

'France XXe Siecle / Elle et Lui'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 22.86 cm, Width: 3.78 cm

Descriptive line

'Elle et Lui'. Fashion plate (1 of 40) by George Barbier, colour process engraving, Falbalas et Fanfreluches. Almanach des modes..., Paris, 1921.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1954 London: HMSO, 1963

Techniques

Process engraving; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Gondola

Categories

Prints; Fashion plates; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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