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Fashion design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1936-39 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hartnell, Norman, born 1901 - died 1979 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, watercolour, bodycolour, coloured chalk, coloured inks.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Norman Hartnell

  • Museum number:

    E.10-1943

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case FD, shelf 6

Physical description

Dress design for H.M. Queen Elizabeth.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1936-39 (designed)

Artist/maker

Hartnell, Norman, born 1901 - died 1979 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, watercolour, bodycolour, coloured chalk, coloured inks.

Dimensions

Length: 12 in, Width: 8 in

Descriptive line

Norman Hartnell. Dress design for H.M. Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother), 1936-39

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1943, London: HMSO, 1956.

Materials

Pencil; Watercolour; Bodycolour; Coloured chalk; Coloured ink

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Royalty; Fashion; Designs; Women's clothes; Formal wear

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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