Collection Online
acetate, metal thread (lamé)
(a) 119.0 cm (centre back) 27.5 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
(b) 3.5 × 77.0 cm (belt)
(c) 112.0 cm (centre back) 27.5 cm (waist, flat) (petticoat)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
(a) label, centre back neckline, printed in black on white acetate: LUDLOW Model
(b-c) none
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Peggy Stone in memory of the artist, 2011
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Gold lamé halter neck evening dress with belted waist and floor length full skirt. Neck strap has two raised lapels, and the bodice features geometric seam lines and two raised flaps from the bust. The dress has a low cut back with a separate petticoat and fastens at the centre back with zip.