Collection Online
Evening dress
acetate, cotton, elastic, metal
123.0 cm (centre back) 33.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
label, centre back, woven in black on cream cotton: LUCAS / Jil Heriote
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs S. McKechnie, 1973
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
Bronze full length dress in striped moirè and satin acetate, cut on the bias. Fitted boned bodice with shoe string shoulder straps, full skirt with winged flaps, joined at the back waistline. Centre back zip fastener.