Collection Online
Sequenced bra top and hot pants
cotton lycra, plastic, metallic braid
(a) 27.0 × 72.2 cm (bra top)
(b) 26.0 (outer leg) 34.0 cm (waist, flat) (hot pants)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
(a-b) label, centre back, woven in purple and brown on black acetate: SARA THORN / ABYSS STUDIO / BRUCE SLORACH
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the National Gallery Women's Association, 1995
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
(a) The padded bra top is decorated overall with beads and sequins forming the design of an eye on each cup in silver, black, red and green and edged with gold metallic braid. The lower edge of the top is trimmed with black and pink glass beaded fringing. (b) Matching hot pants decorated overall with beads and sequins feature a design of licking flames in red, yellow on black with a blue eye on each hip.