Collection Online
Medium
silk, cotton, polyester
Measurements
112.0 cm (centre back) 33.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
label, back neckline, woven in red on navy polyester: MARTIN GRANT / paris
label, back neckline, woven in white on black polyester: S
Accession Number
2007.549
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of the artist, 2007
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Clotted cream coloured sleeveless dress with small gathered pleating on bodice with a row of hand tacking under the bust. Waist seam left raw at the waist. V-neckline with front shoulder straps gathered up with fine ribbon wrapping. Fastens with centre back zip. Calf-length skirt of pleated georgette with a lining of soft cotton tulle and cream polyester lining.