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

Medium
wool, angora, plastic
Measurements
(a) 92.0 cm (centre back) 62.0 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 59.5 cm (centre back) 59.0 cm (sleeve length) (jumper)
(c) 93.0 cm (centre back) (skirt)
(d) 200.0 × 88.0 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
(d) printed across lower left corner: SONIA RYKIEL
Accession Number
1997.240.a-d
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 black knit jersey jacket with a stand-down colalr, fastening down the front with six black plastic monogram buttons. The long sleeves have contrasting cream cuffs held together with two sets of plastic monogram cuff links. (b) Matching jumper in cream wool/angora knit featuring a simulated black neck tie at the centre front. The shoulders are accentuated with shoulder pads. (c) Matching full-length black wool knit jersey skirt with an elasticised waist encased in a knit rib. The fullness of the skirt is created by two sets on both front and back, of four accordian pleats. (d) Rectangular wool wrap with a cream ground and printed with a paisley design in black framed with a wide cream border.