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Reproductions of a series of old garments and garment interiors; jacket, collar, top, vest, pants, two belts and gloves
1995-1996 {autumn-winter}

Medium
denim, paint, wool, viscose rayon, leather, linen, cotton, silk, metal, plastic
Measurements
(a) 64.0 cm (centre back) 58.0 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 99.0 × 15.0 cm irreg. (collar)
(c) 64.0 cm (centre back) 65.0 cm (sleeve length) (top)
(d) 50.0 cm (centre back) 35.0 cm irreg. (width) (vest)
(e) (outer leg) 38.0 cm (waist, flat) (pants)
(f) 2.5 × 100.0 cm (belt)
(g) 1.0 × 113.5 cm (belt)
(h-i) 56.0 × 13.5 cm (each) (gloves)
Inscription
(a) label, inside centre back, stiched in white on cotton tape: (single white cotton stitch extending diagonally from each corner)
(b) label, inside centre back, stiched in white on cotton tape: (single white cotton stitch extending diagonally from each corner)
label, inside centre back, woven in black on white polyester fabric: made in Italy
(c) label, inside centre back, stiched in white on cotton tape: (single white cotton stitch extending diagonally from each corner)
(d) label, inside centre back, printed in black on white cotton: REPRODUCTION D'UNE SERIE / DE VETMENTS ANCIENS- / plastron pour femme à col chalè / Angleterre. Debut annees 1950. / REPRODUCTION OF A SERIES OF OLD GARMENTS - / Ladies Vneck sweater front / England. Early 1950's
(e) label, inside centre back, printed in black on white cotton: REPRODUCTION D'UNE SERIE / D'INTERIERS DE VETEMENTS - / Doublure d'un pantalon en culr. / REPRODUCTION OF A SERIES OF GARMENT INTERIORS- / Lining of leather trousers
(f) label, woven in black on white polyester fabric on reverse: MADE / IN / ITALY / L
(g) label, printed on reverse: CEINTURE - croute de cuir - MADE IN FRANCE
(h) label, inside centre back, stiched in white on cotton tape: (single white cotton stitch extending diagonally from each corner)
(i) label, inside centre back, stiched in white on cotton tape: (single white cotton stitch extending diagonally from each corner)
Accession Number
1999.133.a-i
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Ms Janet Purves, Member, 1999
Gallery location
Not on display