Collection Online
cotton, polyester, acetate, cotton (velvet), velcro, metal, spartre, silk, synthetic fabric
(a) 57.5 cm (centre back) 59.5 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 38.5 cm (centre back) 34.0 cm (waist, flat) (skirt)
(c) 216.0 cm (outer circumference) 29.0 cm (height) 69.0 cm (width) (hat)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2010
Gallery location
Gallery 2
Ground Level, NGV Australia
(a) Pink jacket with red contrast cuff and peplum. Wide draped white satin cowl decorated with black satin bows either side. Decorative gold coloured metal buttons. Partial front opening fastening with Velcro. Fastens at back with zip. Lined with pink acetate. (b) Short A-line navy skirt with large white polka dots. Lined with pale pink acetate. (c) Oversized black picture hat with sloping brim. Trimmed with black satin bow and synthetic red flower.