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Worth of Paris Ltd, court dressmakers

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Alternative name(s):
  • House of Worth and Pacquin (Also known as)
Date: 1858
  • London
Functions, occupations and activities: Textiles > Clothing
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C115587 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B4267 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1921-56: designs for costume and accessories
Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
NRA 29140 V & A Mus

See HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 textiles and leather, 1990
1902-48: photographs (36 vols) and press cuttings (12 vols)
Fashion Museum
NRA 41279 Fashion
1889-c1952: photographs of dresses and costumes
V&A Archive of Art and Design
See Guide to the Archive of Art and Design, 2001
c1889-1959: publicity photographs season by season, showing clients, wedding dresses, theatrical costumes, window displays, shop interiors
V&A Archive of Art and Design
NRA 39830 Victoria
1826-1948: additional records
V&A Archive of Art and Design