Captivating style
1950s Melbourne

Key works

  • THOMAS HARRISON, Melbourne (millinery house); Thomas HARRISON (designer)
Picture hat (1950-1955) 


straw, nylon, rayon, cotton
154.0 cm (outer circumference)
14.0 cm (height)
49.5 cm (width)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Thomas Harrison, 1976
D312-1976


© Courtesy of the artist's estate

    THOMAS HARRISON, Melbourne (millinery house); Thomas HARRISON (designer)
    Picture hat (1950-1955)
    straw, nylon, rayon, cotton
    154.0 cm (outer circumference) 14.0 cm (height) 49.5 cm (width)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented by Thomas Harrison, 1976
    D312-1976
    © Courtesy of the artist's estate

  • THOMAS HARRISON, Melbourne (millinery house); Thomas HARRISON (designer)
Hat (c. 1957) 


rayon, nylon, cotton, feathers, rubber
59.0 cm (outer circumference)
43.0 cm (height)
58.0 cm (width)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Thomas Harrison, 1980
D250-1980


© Courtesy of the artist's estate

    THOMAS HARRISON, Melbourne (millinery house); Thomas HARRISON (designer)
    Hat (c. 1957)
    rayon, nylon, cotton, feathers, rubber
    59.0 cm (outer circumference) 43.0 cm (height) 58.0 cm (width)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Gift of Thomas Harrison, 1980
    D250-1980
    © Courtesy of the artist's estate