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silk (taffeta), paint
(a) 93.0 cm (centre back) 68.0 cm (sleeve length) (coat)
(b) 55.7 cm (centre back) 59.0 cm (width) (vest)
(c) 72.3 cm (centre back) 58.0 cm (sleeve length) (top)
(d) 116.5 cm (outer leg) 29.5 cm (waist, flat) (pants)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2010
© Linda Jackson/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
Gallery location
Not on display
Outfit of black silk taffeta comprising coat, vest, long sleeve top and pants, hand painted in white by David McDiarmid. (a) Reversible coat, hand painted with white symbols and LJ initials. (b) Matching hand-painted top with cap sleeves (c) High-collared, long sleeve top in black taffeta (d) Long black pants narrowing at ankle.