Collection Online
cotton, silk, linen, plastic (buttons)
(a) 53.0 cm (centre back) 55.5 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 59.0 cm (centre back) 32.5 cm (waist, flat) (skirt)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
(a) label, inside centre back neckline, woven in black on cream synthetic fabric: Christian Dior – London / U.K REGD / MADE IN ENGLAND BY / Christian Dior Ltd. London
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Patricia Payne, 1991
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Two piece suit in grey gabardine comprising waist length collarless jacket with large button fastenings at neckline and hem and matching skirt finishing at knee.