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leather, glass (buttons), glass (sequins), glass (diamanté)
(a-b) 12.5 cm × 49.5 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
(a) l abel, printed black on inside wrist: 6¾ / Made in France / 7386
(b) label, printed black on inside wrist: (...illeg.) XAVIER JOUVIN Inventeor / BREVET D’INVENTION 1834 / GANTS / JOUVIN / REY / JOUVIN / Fres / PARIS / 1. Rue Auber. 1 / OPERA / Made in France
label, adhered to inside wrist, printed black on white sticker : HICKS ATKINSON LTD / MELBOURNE
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs Gordon Landy, 1983
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Pale bule long gloves with pale blue leather bows decorated with glass sequins. Gloves feature diamonte and sequin detailing, and fasten at wrist with three white glass buttons.