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Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1924 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    de Ban, Jules (artist)
    Lucile, born 1863 - died 1935 (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Coloured chalks, ink and other media on toned paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.2940-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 137

Physical description

Design for an evening dress in the robe de style manner, lilac chiffon and net, the full skirt trimmed with alternating rows of pink and lilac silk, the wrap-over bodice trimmed with deep burgundy roses at the hip and smaller rosebuds at the shoulders.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1924 (made)

Artist/maker

de Ban, Jules (artist)
Lucile, born 1863 - died 1935 (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Coloured chalks, ink and other media on toned paper

Marks and inscriptions

'designed by de Ban / 24'
Signed and dated

'Copyright "Lucile" Ltd.'
Inscribed

Dimensions

Height: 41.9 cm average size of sheets in set, Width: 27.3 cm average size of sheets in set

Descriptive line

Jules de Ban for Lucile Ltd., 1924. Design for a pink and lilac robe de style evening dress

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1962. London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Toned paper; Chalk; Ink

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Woman; Dress

Categories

Drawings; Fashion; Designs; Women's clothes; Clothing

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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