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Medium
silk (georgette), elastic
Measurements
(a) 103.5 cm (centre back) 38.5 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
(b) 93.0 cm (centre back) 38.5 cm (waist, flat) (slip)
Place/s of Execution
Auckland, New Zealand
Inscription
(a) none
(b) none
Accession Number
2010.527.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased NGV Foundation, 2010
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Outfit consisting of fawn printed silk georgette, Aphrodite dress and under slip. (a) Bias-cut Aphrodite dress of fawn printed silk georgette with asymmetrical hemline. Low scoop cowl neck at front. Charcoal coloured print pattern placed randomly across fabric. (b) Slip in same print and fabric as outer dress, cut on bias and with thin elastic straps.