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Medium
polyurethane, cotton, acrylic, metal, acetate, wool
Measurements
(a) 69.5 cm (centre back) 59.5 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 4.2 × 79.2 cm (belt)
(c) 49.0 cm (centre back) 14.5 cm (sleeve length) (top)
(d) 120.4 cm (outer, leg) 31.2 cm (waist, flat) (trousers)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
(a) label, centre back neckline, woven in black on white synthetic fabric: AC (monogram) / courrèges / paris / hyperbole
stamped in ink on white synthetic: 066243
woven in black on white synthetic fabric: made in france / o (in a circle)
label, inside proper left sleeve hole, printed (vertically) in ink on white synthetic fabric: COTON 49% ACRYLIQUE 51% / COTON 85% POLYURETHANE 15% / ACETATE 100%
inscribed (vertically) in black ball point pen on white synethic fabric: LAINE 100%
(c) label, centre back neckline, woven in black on white synthetic fabric: Courrèges / paris / taille / 0 (in a circle) / modele depose / made in france
label, centre back neckline, printed in ink on white synthetic fabric: FABRIQUE EN FRANCE / MADE IN FRANCE
printed in ink on white synthetic fabric: Acrylic 100%
printed in ink on white synthetic fabric: 100% ACRYLIQUE
(d) label, inside front below waist, woven in black on white synthetic fabric: AC (monogram) / courrèges / paris / hyperbole
stamped in ink on white synthetic fabric: 067651
woven in black on white synthetic fabric: made in france / 0 (in a circle)
label, inside front below waist, printed (vertically) in ink on white synthetic fabric: LAINE 45% ACRYLIQUE 55% / COTON 85% POLYURETHANE 15% / ACETATE 100%
Accession Number
1995.780.a-d
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1995
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
An orange and white trouser suit comprising: a double-breasted polyurethane coat, a pair of flat-front hipsters flares constructed from machine knit cloth, and a short-sleeve machine knitted and pieced white top, with orange and white rib knit sleeve-bands and neckline.