Collection Online
silk, metal (fastenings)
92.5 cm (centre back) 36.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
label, left seamline, woven in gold on cream synthetic fabric: CHRISTIAN LACROIX / PARIS
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Krystyna Campbell-Pretty and the Campbell-Pretty Family through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program, 2018
© Christian Lacroix, Paris
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Professor AGL Shaw AO Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Dress with high neck black lattice yoke with long puffed sleeves and cinched waist. The puffed skirt has vertical velvet ribbons and sits over four layers of petticoats trimmed with crin and decorative black lace.