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screenprinted cotton, shell, Velcro
79.0 cm (centre back) 63.0 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
label, machine sewn inside back collar, woven in gold metallic thread on black cotton: PRINTED FABRIC/MATTHEW FLINN
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1998
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
The long sleeve cotton shirt has a cream ground printed with a design of large passion fruit flowers in red, yellow, green, purple and blue. It fastens down at the centre front with five shell buttons and button holes. The shirt has velcro plackets on the cuffs and baggy patch pockets.