International Fashion & Textiles

 (5274 works)

  • Lace edging
    Title
    Lace edging
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN (manufacturer); ITALY, Venice (designer)
    Medium
    linen, glass
    Accession number
    874-D5
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1964
  • Writing box
    Title
    Writing box
    Production date
    (c. 1665)
    Artist/Maker
    (ENGLAND)
    Medium
    wood, silk thread, velvet, metallic thread, mirror glass, glass, silk, pewter, paper, lead, hand coloured engraving, seed pearls, mica, gilt brass, leather, cotton, thread, brass and (other materials)
    Accession number
    D87-1972
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1972
  • Walking dress
    Title
    Walking dress
    Production date
    (c. 1821)
    Artist/Maker
    (ENGLAND)
    Medium
    figured silk, silk and cotton blend, silk, metal (hooks and eyes)
    Accession number
    D118.a-b-1974
    Credit Line
    The Schofield Collection. Purchased with the assistance of a special grant from the Government of Victoria, 1974
  • Dalmatic
    Title
    Dalmatic
    Production date
    (late 18th century)
    Artist/Maker
    (ITALY)
    Medium
    silk, silver thread, silver (bobbin lace), linen (lining)
    Accession number
    1791.2-D4
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1958
  • Stomacher
    Title
    Stomacher
    Production date
    17th century
    Artist/Maker
    (ITALY)
    Medium
    linen
    Accession number
    887-D5
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1964
  • Bag
    Title
    Bag
    Production date
    (c. 1930)
    Artist/Maker
    (FRANCE / BELGIUM)
    Medium
    glass, marcasite, metal, acetate (lining)
    Accession number
    2005.406
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2005
  • Diamond in the square quilt
    Title
    Diamond in the square quilt
    Production date
    (c. 1925)
    Artist/Maker
    UNITED STATES
    Medium
    wool, cotton
    Accession number
    1997.358
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Ian Potter Foundation, Governor, 1997
  • Tie
    Title
    Tie
    Production date
    (c. 1992)
    Artist/Maker
    JEAN PAUL GAULTIER, Paris (fashion house); Jean Paul GAULTIER (designer)
    Medium
    silk
    Accession number
    2007.371
    Credit Line
    Gift of Robert Gould, 2007
  • Wedding dress
    Title
    Wedding dress
    Production date
    (c. 1820)
    Artist/Maker
    ENGLAND
    Medium
    silk, cotton (lining), metal (hooks and eyes)
    Accession number
    CT19-1981
    Credit Line
    Presented by Mrs Mavis Lancaster, 1981
  • Border
    Title
    Border
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    ITALY
    Medium
    linen
    Accession number
    300-D2
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1895
  • Court shoes
    Title
    Court shoes
    Production date
    (1974-1976)
    Artist/Maker
    SEX, London (fashion house); Vivienne WESTWOOD (designer); Malcolm McLAREN (designer)
    Medium
    leather, metal, rubber
    Accession number
    CT18C.a-b-1985
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1985
  • Fern fabric
    Title
    Fern fabric
    Production date
    (c. 1890)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN
    Medium
    silk, ink
    Accession number
    CT72-1991
    Credit Line
    Presented by Terence Lane, 1991
  • Man’s shirt
    Title
    Man’s shirt
    Production date
    (c. 1815)
    Artist/Maker
    (ENGLAND)
    Medium
    linen, cotton, metal (hooks and eyes), cotton thread
    Accession number
    D3-1970
    Credit Line
    Gift of Miss Sybil Irvine, 1970
  • Mini dress
    Title
    Mini dress
    Production date
    (c. 1963)
    Artist/Maker
    GINGER GROUP, London (manufacturer); Mary QUANT (designer)
    Medium
    acetate, metal
    Accession number
    1996.119
    Credit Line
    Gift of Joanna Motion, 1996
  • Outfit
    Title
    Outfit
    Production date
    2008 {winter}
    Artist/Maker
    NOM*D, Dunedin (fashion house); Margarita ROBERTSON (designer)
    Medium
    cotton, polyester, acrylic, mohair, wool, silk wool, elastane, spandex, acetate, metal
    Accession number
    2008.375.a-f
    Credit Line
    Purchased NGV Foundation, 2008
  • Poesis
    Title
    Poesis
    Production date
    (c. 1880)
    Artist/Maker
    THE ROYAL SCHOOL OF ART NEEDLEWORK, London (manufacturer); William MORRIS (designer); Edward BURNE-JONES (designer)
    Medium
    wool, cotton
    Accession number
    CT1-1992
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Miss Flora MacDonald Anderson and Mrs Ethel Elizabeth Ogilvy Lumsden, Founder Benefactors, 1992
  • Emperor’s semi-formal court robe (Jifu)
    Title
    Emperor’s semi-formal court robe (Jifu)
    Production date
    (late 19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    silk, silk and metalic thread, gilt
    Accession number
    983-D4
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr A. J. L. McDonnell, 1949
  • Chalice cover
    Title
    Chalice cover
    Production date
    (17th century)
    Artist/Maker
    (ITALY)
    Medium
    linen (needle lace) (punto in aria) (embroidered lace) (reticella)
    Accession number
    853-D5
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1964
  • Fan
    Title
    Fan
    Production date
    1774
    Artist/Maker
    (FRANCE)
    Medium
    paper, gouache, ivory, pearl, feathers
    Accession number
    2823-D3
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr and Mrs E. S. Mahower, 1927
  • Evening dress
    Title
    Evening dress
    Production date
    (c. 1973)
    Artist/Maker
    PACO RABANNE, Paris (fashion house); Paco RABANNE (designer)
    Medium
    aluminium, silk
    Accession number
    CT425-1994
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1994