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Medium
screenprinted cotton crepe, plastic
Measurements
(a) 46.0 cm (centre back) 64.0 cm (sleeve length) (blouse)
(b) 112.0 cm (centre, back) 33.0 cm (waist, flat) (skirt)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Accession Number
2009.18.a-b
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased NGV Foundation, 2009
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Women’s outfit comprising blouse and skirt. Both are screenprinted on cotton crepe in black and yellow “fried egg” design on white ground. (a) Women’s long-sleeve blouse in black and yellow “fried egg” design on white ground with round neck and wide black collar that splits into two at the back. Features contrast black cuffs that each fasten with three black buttons. Sleeves and waist feature bands of gathered elastic and blouse fastens with seven black buttons down centre front. (b) Women’s a-line, maxi style skirt in black and yellow “fried egg” design on white ground. Features wide black contrast trim around waist and five black buttons down centre front.