Australian Fashion & Textiles

 (2858 works)

  • SHIRT (WOMEN'S)
    Title
    SHIRT (WOMEN'S)
    Production date
    1973
    Artist/Maker
    JAG, Australia; Adele PALMER; Adeke OAKNER
    Medium
    Blue denim, long sleeves, press stud fastening (Label Jag designed by Adeke Oakner)
    Accession number
    CT93 C-1985
    Credit Line
    Presented by Adele Palmer, October 1985
  • Button sample
    Title
    Button sample
    Production date
    (c. 1960)
    Artist/Maker
    HALL LUDLOW (manufacturer); Hall LUDLOW (designer)
    Medium
    plastic, glass, cotton, metal, cotton thread
    Accession number
    1995.845
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mary Lipshut, Member, 1995
  • Goanna
    Title
    Goanna
    Production date
    1961
    Artist/Maker
    FRANCES BURKE FABRICS, Melbourne (manufacturer); Frances BURKE (designer)
    Medium
    screenprinted cotton
    Accession number
    CT58-1989
    Credit Line
    Presented by Dr. Frances Burke, 1989
  • Ininti seed necklace
    Title
    Ininti seed necklace
    Production date
    (c. 1982)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN, Australia
    Medium
    seeds (Ininti), cotton, cord
    Accession number
    2008.531
    Credit Line
    Gift of Linda Jackson, 2008
  • PANTS (GIRL'S)
    Title
    PANTS (GIRL'S)
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    Mothercare
    Medium
    nylon
    Accession number
    CT110 B-1989
    Credit Line
    Presented by Mr.& Mrs.Anthony Ganim, July 1989
  • Basic Pattern Piece
    Title
    Basic Pattern Piece
    Production date
    1907
    Artist/Maker
    Sands & McDougall; M. E. McLEOD
    Medium
    cardboard
    Accession number
    D262 E-1977
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Rex D. Jones and Mrs I. D. Gowan, 1977
  • Evening ensemble
    Title
    Evening ensemble
    Production date
    (c. 1962-1964)
    Artist/Maker
    DECOR by LINDA PATRICIA, Melbourne (fashion house); Linda P. SUCHESTOW (designer)
    Medium
    Thai silk, lamé, chiffon
    Accession number
    1995.529.a-c
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Peter Corrigan, Fellow 1995
  • Myochrome meccano maximus
    Title
    Myochrome meccano maximus
    Production date
    1983
    Artist/Maker
    JENNY BANNISTER, Melbourne (fashion house); Jenny BANNISTER (designer)
    Medium
    leather, metal
    Accession number
    1998.200.a-b
    Credit Line
    Gift of the artist, 1998
  • Girl's briefs
    Title
    Girl's briefs
    Production date
    (1982)
    Artist/Maker
    BONDS INDUSTRIES LIMITED, Sydney (manufacturer); BONDS WEAR PTY LIMITED, New South Wales (manufacturer)
    Medium
    cotton, elastic
    Accession number
    CT166-1982
    Credit Line
    Presented by Bonds Wear Pty Limited, 1982
  • Women's swimsuit
    Title
    Women's swimsuit
    Production date
    1990
    Artist/Maker
    SPEEDO
    Medium
    nylon/lycra
    Accession number
    CT52-1991
    Credit Line
    Gift of Speedo Group Ltd, 1991
  • Boy's racer brief
    Title
    Boy's racer brief
    Production date
    1984
    Artist/Maker
    SPEEDO
    Medium
    nylon/lycra
    Accession number
    CT33-1991
    Credit Line
    Gift of Speedo Group Ltd, 1991
  • Fashion design from the velvet story
    Title
    Fashion design from the velvet story
    Production date
    (c. 1964-1969)
    Artist/Maker
    Linda P. SUCHESTOW (designer)
    Medium
    pen and ink, ballpoint pen, pencil, fabric samples, staple, pins, adhesive tape on paper
    Accession number
    CT299-1994
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Peter Corrigan, Fellow, 1994
  • Dress
    Title
    Dress
    Production date
    (1971)
    Artist/Maker
    TU, Melbourne (fashion house); Aria AUSTIN (chief designer)
    Medium
    cotton
    Accession number
    D29-1977
    Credit Line
    Anonymous gift, 1977
  • Religious relics
    Title
    Religious relics
    Production date
    1985 {winter, Fortuny collection}
    Artist/Maker
    KATIE PYE STUDIO PTY LTD, Sydney (fashion house); Katie PYE (designer)
    Medium
    cotton, synthetic polymer paint, metallic paint, fabric dyes
    Accession number
    2006.455
    Credit Line
    Gift of the artist, 2006
  • Jacket
    Title
    Jacket
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    MARTIN GRANT STUDIOS, Melbourne (manufacturer); Martin GRANT (designer)
    Medium
    wool, velvet, acetate
    Accession number
    1999.320
    Credit Line
    Gift of Rosslynd Piggott, 1999
  • Boudoir cap
    Title
    Boudoir cap
    Production date
    (c. 1871)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN
    Medium
    cotton
    Accession number
    D297-1977
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mrs Gwenda L. Davis and Mrs Ena Elder, 1977
  • COAT
    Title
    COAT
    Production date
    (c. 1925)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN, Australia
    Medium
    Pink/beige straight bodice w/ 5 scalloped bands edged w/ yellow silk piping, long sleeves
    Accession number
    D59 A-1980
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1980
  • BRA
    Title
    BRA
    Production date
    1984
    Artist/Maker
    HICKORY, Australia
    Medium
    Tea rose anti-cling nylon taupe lace, underwire, nylon & lace. (Label Hickory 84 'Encore')
    Accession number
    CT1 E-1985
    Credit Line
    Presented by Mr Jim Peterson forHickory, February 1985
  • Hat
    Title
    Hat
    Production date
    (1930-1950) {designed}; (1965-1970) {remade}
    Artist/Maker
    THOMAS HARRISON, Melbourne (millinery house); Thomas HARRISON (designer)
    Medium
    nylon crepe, synthetic (veiling) (flowers), straw, wire, cotton (lace)
    Accession number
    D254-1976
    Credit Line
    Presented by Thomas Harrison, 1976