Ballgown for Madame W. White net studded with silver beads, bodice and hem trimmed with bunches of pink artificial flowers. One of a group of 60 fashion designs bound in a volume of Paquin designs for Winter 1897. Most in pen and ink with touches of watercolour, some with names, details, and fabric swatches attached.


  • Title: Ballgown for Madame W. (1)
  • Creator: Paquin, Jeanne
  • Date Created: late 1899
  • Location: Paris
  • Physical Dimensions: Width: 24 cm, Height: 32 cm
  • Provenance: Given by the House of Worth
  • Medium: pen and ink drawing with some watercolour

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