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Medium
cotton
Measurements
(a) 100 cm (centre back) (shirt)
(b) 215.0 × 46.0 cm (sash)
(c) 82.0 cm (centre back) (breeches)
Place/s of Execution
Great Britain
Accession Number
1999.359.a-c
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Just Jeans Pty Ltd, Member, 1999
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
(a) The shirt in white cotton is printed with a red diamond pattern. It has a plunging V neckline with a wide collar, fastening with one button and has full 3/4 length sleeves. (b) The white cotton sash is constructed from two layers of fabric and trimmed with matching fabric tassels. (c) The white knee breeches in a damask floral are trimmed with lace and broderie anglais, fastening at the front with a bib and three buttons.