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Dinner jacket and dress
1989-1990 {autumn-winter collection}

Medium
wool, acetate, rayon, metal, linen
Measurements
(a) 47.2 cm (centre back) 58.2 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 70.5 cm (centre back) 35.0 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
Place/s of Execution
Italy
Inscription
(a) label, centre back neckline, woven horizontally in black on white synthetic: MOSCHINO / (woven gold heart) / COUTURE!
label, inside right lining, printed in black on white cotton: ‘Show-off’ / MODÈLE / DINNER / JACKET / COLLECTION / AUTOMNE-HIVER / 1989-90
label, inside right shoulder seam, woven horizontally in black on white synthetic: I 44/D 40 / F 40 / GB 12 / USA 10
woven horizontally in black on white synthetic on reverse: MADE IN ITALY
(b) label, centre back neckline, woven horizontally in black on white synthetic: MOSCHINO / (woven gold heart) / COUTURE!
label, under primary label, woven horizontally in black on white synthetic: MADE IN ITALY
Accession Number
2009.598.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Virginia Cable through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program, 2009
Gallery location
Mid 20th Century Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 3, NGV International
Description
Black evening dinner dress and matching jacket, decorated with a napkin and gilt dessert cutlery.