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Jacket and dress
(1930-1935)

Medium
cotton
Measurements
(a) 40.0 cm (centre back) 44.0 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 139.7 cm (centre back) 32.5 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
Place/s of Execution
Australia
Accession Number
D26.a-b-1975
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Miss Irene Mitchell, 1975
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Sleeveless full length chiffon dress with matching short sleeved jacket. (a) Matching short sleeved jacket has gathered cap sleeves with rolled edges. (b) Black fabric background with large flowers in shades of pink and cream, plunging V neckline, bias cut, zigzag detailing at waist, full gore skirt - 4 sections, rolled edges.