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Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain, United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1921 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jules de Ban (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.2922-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 135

  • Image in copyright

Physical description

Design for a woman's afternoon dress. Overdress of pale blue silk taffeta dress with short sleeves and a full skirt with a handkerchief hemline with underdress of white lace exposed at the hem, long tight sleeves and a high neck ruff tied with a length of black ribbon. A large black rose trims the waist of the overdress. The model wears a large black hat trimmed with blue silk taffeta and carries an open parasol covered in matching pale blue fabric.

Place of Origin

Britain, United Kingdom (made)

Date

1921 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Coloured chalks, ink and other media on toned paper

Marks and inscriptions

'de Ban'

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 the house of Lucile Ltd., 1921. Design for an afternoon dress of blue silk taffeta and white lace.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1962. London: HMSO, 1964.
The full text of the entry is as follows:
"BAN, Jules O. de […]
Designs (29) for women's day, evening and court dress for the house of Lucile Ltd. 1920-5.
Each signed de Ban. Most inscribed with the name of the firm and dated 1920 to 1925. Some numbered in pencil.
Coloured chalks, ink and other media on toned paper. Average size
41.9 x 27.3 cm.
Given by the Artist"

Materials

Ink; Chalk; Toned paper

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Dress; Hat; Rose; Lace; Parasol

Categories

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

Collection code

PDP

Qr_O699513
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