Collection Online
silk, metal, glass
131.0 cm (centre back) 48.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
label, internal waistline proper left side, woven in fuscia on cream silk: PARIS / Jean Patou / 7. Rue Saint-Florentine
label, attached to reverse of label, printed in ink on white cotton tape: 26.333
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of David Syme & Co. Limited, Fellow, 1979
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Ankle length, sleeveless dress in fuchsia and gold metallic lame with a large hip rosette and drape feature. The fabric features a galloping horse with oriental motif in a repeat pattern.