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Medium
silk, metal
Measurements
(a) 111.0 cm (centre back) 35.2 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
(b) 109.5 cm (centre back) 36.8 cm (waist, flat) (slip)
(c) 11.0 × 174.0 cm (variable) (belt)
Place/s of Execution
France
Accession Number
2001.221.a-c
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Ms Angela Wood, Member, 2001
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
White chiffon dress has long sleeves, a round neckline and a frill descending down the edge of the left proper side front. The base of sleeves and hemline also finish with a frill just below the knee. The dress fastens down the left proper side front, from the shoulder to the hip. There is a seam across the waistline where the white chiffon belt sits. A cream silk slip is worn beneath.