Collection Online
Medium
cotton
Measurements
(a) 60.0 cm (centre back) 37.0 cm (sleeve length) (shirt)
(b) 60.0 cm (outer leg) 33.5 cm (waist, flat) (petti-shorts)
Place/s of Execution
Great Britain
Inscription
(a) label, inner centre back, printed blue on white cotton: world's / end / McLAREN / WESTWWOOD/ BORN IN ENGLAND
(b) label, inner centre back, printed blue on white cotton: world's / end / McLAREN / WESTWWOOD/ BORN IN ENGLAND
Accession Number
1999.360.a-b
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) White cotton voluminous shirt, printed with a blue zigzag pattern (inspired from an African woodblack print in the collection of the V & A, London). The shirt has 3/4 length sleeves, with a plunging V neckline and a wide collar, fastening with one button. (b) A pair of baggy shorts in cream and green striped cheesecloth.