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Outfit comprising jacket, jumper, skirt, beret and wrap
(c. 1990)

Medium
wool, angora, metal
Measurements
(a) 76.0 cm (centre back) 58.0 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 62.0 cm (centre back) 56.0 cm (sleeve length) (jumper)
(c) 53.0 cm (centre back) (skirt)
(d) 65.0 cm (circumference) 5.0 cm (height) (beret)
(e) 174.0 × 82.0 cm (wrap)
Inscription
(a) label, inside centre back, woven in black on white: SONIA RYKIEL / PARIS
(b) label, inside centre back, woven in black on white: SONIA RYKIEL / PARIS
(c) label, inside centre back, woven in black on white: SONIA RYKIEL / PARIS
(e) label, inside centre back, woven in black on white: SONIA RYKIEL / PARIS
Accession Number
1997.239.a-e
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria, by Mrs Sandra Velik, Fellow 1997
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
(a) A deep purple wool knit jersey jacket, collarless with long sleeves, fastening down the front with fair signature buttons, and fair signature buttons decorating each cuff. (b) Matching wool knit jumper with long sleeves fastening down centre front with nine signature buttons. Attached to the inside of the shoulders are shoulder pads. (c) Matching wool and angora a knit, short pleated skirt in a wrap-around style, tied at the waist with attached belt ties. (d) Matching wool knit beret. (e) Rectangular wool wrap printed with pink and beige diagonal stripes on a black ground.