Collection Online

Maternity dress
(1875-1880)

Medium
cotton
Measurements
175.0 cm (centre back) 50.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Australia
Inscription
none
Accession Number
D16-1975
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Miss Irene Mitchell, 1975
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Creative Victoria through Culture Victoria
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Maternity dress of white printed pattern of logs in green and brown. Two rows of wide ruching down front and on sleeve cuffs. Fastens center front with thirty-five spherical plum coloured buttons. Adjustable cotton tape casing under bust. Full gathered panel centre back. Waist tie attached at centre back. One patch pocket on right side.