- cotton, silk, acetate
- (a) 120.0 cm (centre back) 42.5 cm (sleeve length) (coat)
(b) 113.5 cm (centre back) 33.0 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
- 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
- Outfit comprising long sleeved, loose fitting coat and ankle length halterneck dress in linocut hand-printed fabrics. The coat is pale green/brown/gold/dark blue printed silk organza and features two flat pockets adjacent to each side seam. At rear bodice there is a large decorative bow in printed organza attached to two additional panels.
The full length, halterneck dress in pink/rust orange/blue is over-dyed with pink/purple/gold linocut hand prints. The dress features moss green piping at the front neckline which continues around the back. There is a V-shaped panel hemline with pleated inset panel and large decorative bow at lower CB. The dress fastens with a long zip at rear.