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Le bon motif

Fashion Design
early 1926 (designed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

'Le bon motif.' Sky blue tea coat and dress with pleated and white lace insertion details.
One of 156 dress designs for afternoon dresses and tea gowns for Summer 1926 bound in a volume.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Additional TitleÉté, 1926, Robes d'Après-midi et Tea Gowns. (series title)
Materials and Techniques
pencil, pen and ink and watercolour
Brief Description
Jean-Charles Worth. 'Le bon motif.' Sky blue tea coat and dress with pleated and white lace insertion details.

One of 156 designs for afternoon dresses and tea gowns for Summer 1926.
Physical Description
'Le bon motif.' Sky blue tea coat and dress with pleated and white lace insertion details.

One of 156 dress designs for afternoon dresses and tea gowns for Summer 1926 bound in a volume.
Dimensions
  • Height: 25.5cm
  • Width: 13.5cm
approximate
Credit line
Given by the House of Worth
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964
Collection
Accession Number
E.12612-1957

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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