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Sample

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1964-1967 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered slub silk with bugle beads, pearls and sequins

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss E. Gordon

  • Museum number:

    T.259D-1986

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Embroidered sample for the bodice of an evening dress. Bright mid-green slub silk embroidered with three different designs. The first is a foliate design in silver bugle beads, small pearls, gold and silver sequins. The second is a scroll design in silver bugle beads, small pearls and silver sequins. The third, a floral motif in silver bugle beads, small pearls and silver sequins.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1964-1967 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered slub silk with bugle beads, pearls and sequins

Object history note

Registered File number 1986/63.

Descriptive line

Embroidered sample for the bodice of an evening dress in slub silk, designed by Eveline Gordon for Worth, London, 1964-1967

Materials

Silk (textile); Pearl; Bugle beads; Sequins

Techniques

Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Scroll; Foliate; Floral

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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