Collection Online
rayon, silk
108.0 cm (centre back)
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Rosslynd Piggott, 1999
Gallery location
Not on display
Dress in black rayon crepe, is sleeveless and fitted through the bodice and waist. The skirt section consists of eight triangular panels, which flare out to create a very full skirt, with irregular dipping hemline which is lowest at the centre back. The upper section of the reverse bodice panel is cutaway at the sides and fixed at the centre with a pale green silk grosgrain covered shank button.