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Medium
cotton, acetate, viscose, lycra, elastane
Measurements
(a) 56.0 cm (centre back) 65.3 cm (sleeve length) (cardigan)
(b) 97.0 cm (outer leg) 34.5 cm (waist, flat) (leggings)
Place/s of Execution
Italy
Accession Number
1995.12.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1995
© Jean Paul Gaultier
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A men’s outfit of a colourful cardigan embroidered with Chinoiserie flowers on the side fronts. The knitted back features an ornate jacquard pattern with minute squares and circles in shades of blue, mustard and red. The sleeves also in a jacquard knit feature a variegated pattern in shades of mustard and yellow. Worn with short, tight black leggings.