Remaking Fashion

Key works

  • PIERRE CARDIN, Paris (fashion house); Pierre CARDIN (designer)
Toile for Dress 1960 {summer} 


cotton fabric, net corset, and tapes, silk bodice facings, satin swatch, and tafetta lining swatch, polyester skirt stiffening, plastic skirt stiffening and zipper, metal boning, bra underwire and hooks and eyes
83.0 cm (centre back)
39.5 cm (waist, flat)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs Margaret Price, 1980
D71-1980


© Pierre Cardin, Paris

    PIERRE CARDIN, Paris (fashion house); Pierre CARDIN (designer)
    Toile for Dress 1960 {summer}
    cotton fabric, net corset, and tapes, silk bodice facings, satin swatch, and tafetta lining swatch, polyester skirt stiffening, plastic skirt stiffening and zipper, metal boning, bra underwire and hooks and eyes
    83.0 cm (centre back) 39.5 cm (waist, flat)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Gift of Mrs Margaret Price, 1980
    D71-1980
    © Pierre Cardin, Paris

  • CHRISTIAN DIOR, Paris (couture house); John GALLIANO (designer)
Dress, hat and boots model no. 39 2000 {designed, spring-summer, The tramp collection}; 2003 {made} 


silk, paint, lacquer, metal, viscose, nylon, water based paint, leather
(a) 224.2 cm (centre back)
35.0 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
(b) 123.0 cm (outer circumference)
31.0 cm (height)
58.0 cm (width) (hat)
(c-d) 51.8 x 8.2 x 21.2 cm (each) (boots)

couture no. 333 381
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Norma and Stuart Leslie, Governors, 2002
2002.417.a-d


© Christian Dior, Paris

    CHRISTIAN DIOR, Paris (couture house); John GALLIANO (designer)
    Dress, hat and boots model no. 39 2000 {designed, spring-summer, The tramp collection}; 2003 {made}
    silk, paint, lacquer, metal, viscose, nylon, water based paint, leather
    (a) 224.2 cm (centre back) 35.0 cm (waist, flat) (dress) (b) 123.0 cm (outer circumference) 31.0 cm (height) 58.0 cm (width) (hat) (c-d) 51.8 x 8.2 x 21.2 cm (each) (boots)
    couture no. 333 381
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Norma and Stuart Leslie, Governors, 2002
    2002.417.a-d
    © Christian Dior, Paris

  • CHRISTIAN DIOR, Paris (couture house); John GALLIANO (designer)
Dress, hat and boots model no. 39 2000 {designed, spring-summer, The tramp collection}; 2003 {made} 


silk, paint, lacquer, metal, viscose, nylon, water based paint, leather
(a) 224.2 cm (centre back)
35.0 cm (waist, flat) (dress)
(b) 123.0 cm (outer circumference)
31.0 cm (height)
58.0 cm (width) (hat)
(c-d) 51.8 x 8.2 x 21.2 cm (each) (boots)

couture no. 333 381
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Norma and Stuart Leslie, Governors, 2002
2002.417.a-d


© Christian Dior, Paris

    CHRISTIAN DIOR, Paris (couture house); John GALLIANO (designer)
    Dress, hat and boots model no. 39 2000 {designed, spring-summer, The tramp collection}; 2003 {made}
    silk, paint, lacquer, metal, viscose, nylon, water based paint, leather
    (a) 224.2 cm (centre back) 35.0 cm (waist, flat) (dress) (b) 123.0 cm (outer circumference) 31.0 cm (height) 58.0 cm (width) (hat) (c-d) 51.8 x 8.2 x 21.2 cm (each) (boots)
    couture no. 333 381
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Norma and Stuart Leslie, Governors, 2002
    2002.417.a-d
    © Christian Dior, Paris