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Yellow Teacup Dress
Gouache & Ink Fashion Illustration
This 1950s ink and gouache fashion illustration of a woman in a yellow pleated teacup dress with a bateau neckline and bowtied waist is by Frederick Gibson Bayh (1917-2007). Bayh frequently used silks and brocades selected from Gump's famous collection of Asian art treasures. Bayh designed with a dramatic sense of Hollywood glamour for clients such as Dinah Shore, Lily Pons, and Anne Baxter . Some of his original garments can be found in fashion museums around the world. Bayh often attached a fabric swatch to his designs.
Gouache & Ink on Paper
Signed lower right.