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metallic screenprinted polyester, nylon, metal, plastic
150.0 cm (centre back) 29.5 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
label, inside centre front, woven in yellow and red on black: STUDIBAKER HAWK/MADE IN SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1990
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Strapless, black polyester, evening dress decorated all-over with gold-coloured metallic screen-print design. The narrow, long-line dress features a large floppy bow at centre front and three graduating ruffles at the hemline. Each ruffle is filled with wadding. Fastens at rear with a long metal zip.