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Sample

Sample

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1965 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gordon, Eveline (designer)
    Worth London (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered wool with cotton thread

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss E. Gordon

  • Museum number:

    T.258A-1986

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Embroidered sample for the bodice of an evening dress. Black wool with cut out scallops filled with insertion stitches in black wool and heavy black mercerised cotton embroidery thread.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1965 (made)

Artist/maker

Gordon, Eveline (designer)
Worth London (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered wool with cotton thread

Object history note

Registered File number 1986/63.
Paris sample to be copied in the embroidery workshop in London.

Descriptive line

Embroidered sample for the bodice of an evening dress in wool, designed by Eveline Gordon for Worth, London, 1965

Materials

Wool (textile); Cotton thread

Techniques

Embroidered

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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