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Hat - La Langouste Fantasie
  • La Langouste Fantasie
    Mirman, Simone, born 1912 - died 2008
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La Langouste Fantasie

  • Object:

    Hat

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1959 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mirman, Simone, born 1912 - died 2008 (milliner)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Padded silk

  • Museum number:

    T.186-1983

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hat consisting of a padded silk ring in multiple colours, mainly pink, turquoise and yellow, and with the crown infilled with strips of fabric, and the same strips of fabric extend beyond the outer ring of the hat to hang down the sides of the face in multi-coloured curls.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1959 (made)

Artist/maker

Mirman, Simone, born 1912 - died 2008 (milliner)

Materials and Techniques

Padded silk

Descriptive line

Silk hat 'La Langouste Fantasie', designed by Simone Mirman, London, 1959.

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Millinery

Categories

Hats & headwear; Accessories; Fashion; Women's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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