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Cast dress no. 1
2001 {spring-summer, Ventriloquy collection}

Medium
polyester resin
Measurements
(a) 99.0 × 58.0 × 12.0 cm (front panel)
(b) 97.0 × 57.5 × 10.0 cm (back panel)
Place/s of Execution
England
Accession Number
2001.22.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Norma and Stuart Leslie, Governors, 2001
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Sleeveless dress with round neckline, fitted bodice and A-line skirt section. The dress is made of a front and back panel which join along the edge with a series of silver metal fixtures through which a coated metal thread will secure the two halves. The hemline is geometrical and irregular and the surface is faceted and incised with irregular geometric shapes.