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Medium
cotton (corduroy), rayon, silk
Measurements
a) 66.0 cm (centre back) 41.0 cm (sleeve length) (long sleeve corduroy top) b) 83.0 cm (centre back) 52.5 cm (sleeve length) (long sleeve top) c) 69.0 cm (centre back) 26.5 cm (waist, flat) (skirt)
Place/s of Execution
Australia
Inscription
(a) label, centre back, printed (vertically) in black on white acetate: SYDNEY
printed in black on white acetate: LINDA JACKSON / FLAMINGO PARK
(b-c) none
Accession Number
2010.304.a-c
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2010
© Linda Jackson/Licensed by VISCOPY, AustraliaÃ
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Outfit comprising two ochre coloured corduroy tops and a dirndl skirt. (a) Long sleeve corduroy top with funnel neck and side pockets decorated with multi-coloured applique and cut-work motifs spelling ‘Yowah opal’ . (b) Ochre-coloured Indian silk long sleeve two-tone reversible top with mandarin collar. (c) Corduroy knee-lenth dirndl skirt with multi-coloured text spelling ‘Love opal’. Lined with rayon.