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Medium
cotton, found 1950s fabrics
Measurements
60.0 cm (centre back) 26.0 cm (waist)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Accession Number
1998.189
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of the artist, 1998
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The short strapless dress features recycled 1950's fabric. The bodice has a tie back, made from printed fabrics in yellow, grey and mauve. The full skirt in black cotton fabric is made in two tiers, with rope running through each section. The front skirt has two circular pockets made from various print fabrics.