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Drawing for evening dress Ma Joie

Drawing

French
Winter 1925
Lucien Lelong (French, 1889–1958)


Dimensions

Length x width: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.18720

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and ink, velvet; gouache

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Ma joie (my joy).

Provenance

Before 2012, acquired by Domenique Sirop, Paris, France; 2012, sold by Sirop to Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectibles, London, England; 2012, sold by Verrinder to Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: December 18, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf