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silk, metal
(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
(b) label, proper right inside side seam of the slip, woven black on white synthetic fabric: CHANEL
stamped, in ink on white cotton on reverse: 56206
Accession Number
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
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.