Collection Online
cotton, metal
104.5 cm (centre back) 52.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of the artist, 2006
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Mustard yellow, long-sleeved, low waisted, oversize, cotton dress with funnel neck, gathered skirt and irregular grid of black, appliquéd, cotton strips, across the front and back bodice. There is ruched insert panel of mustard yellow cotton at centre front neck and collar with six silver metal press studs running vertically down the appliqué band. The sleeves fold back and are lined in contrast black cotton.