Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Sample of embroidery

Sample of embroidery

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)
    London (made)

  • Date:

    1934 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gordon, Eveline (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss E. Gordon

  • Museum number:

    T.579-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Sample of embroidered decoration for use on couture dress and accessories. Square piece of peach coloured netting with orange flowers. The open flowers are made of three shades of orange material, their centres containing silver beads and clear lozenge shaped beads. The other flowers are in bud (look like bottle brushes - an Australian flower). The central buds or beads are in orange with lines of silver beads emanating from them.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)
London (made)

Date

1934 (made)

Artist/maker

Gordon, Eveline (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered

Dimensions

Height: 38.4 cm, Width: 37.0 cm

Production Note

For the House of Worth

Techniques

Weaving; Embroidering

Categories

Embroidery

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.