- cotton, metal, acetate
- 116.5 cm (centre back) 32.0 cm (waist, flat)
- Place/s of Execution
- Melbourne, Victoria
- Accession Number
- Australian Fashion and Textiles
- Credit Line
- National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
- Gallery location
- Not on display
- Long cotton dress in red, white, and black Samoan screen-printed fabric.
The forties influenced dress features an off the shoulder V neckline with pleated over-bodice, large puff sleeves and a long narrow skirt with peplum, forming an extended ruffle down side seam to hem.
Split at rear back of skirt and fastens with a long metal zip down centre back. Fully lined with black acetate.