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Dress
1994 {spring-summer, flying saucer collection}

Medium
polyester
Measurements
138.5 cm (centre back) 34.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Inscription
label, internal side seam, woven in black on grey synthetic fabric: ISSEY MIYAKE
Accession Number
1995.781
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1995
© Miyake Design Studio
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Tubular white dress with long black sleeves that compacts down to a disk via a series of horizontal pleated folds creating a corrugated effect on the unfolded dress. The entire piece has a permanent fine pleat that runs vertically and is 100% polyester.