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Outfit comprising blouson top and trousers
(c. 1985)

Medium
suede, wood
Measurements
(a) 65.0 cm (centre back) 58.0 cm (sleeve length) (blouson top)
(b) 95.0 cm (outer leg) 63.0 cm (inner leg) (trousers)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
(a) label, inside centre back, woven in black and red on white: SAINT LAURENT/ rive gauche
(b) label, inside centre back, woven in black and red on white: SAINT LAURENT
Accession Number
1997.244.a-b
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 bright green suede blouson style top with a round neckline and long full sleeves. It fastens at the centre front with three large dark brown wooden buttons. Around the cuffs and lower edge are three rows of casings with elastic, gathering the suede together and creating soft folds. (b) The rust brown trousers have a fitted waistband with 7 belt loops and a front fly zip fastener and stove pipe cut legs.