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ramie, nylon, metal, silk thread, lead pencil, ink dyes, cotton
214.0 × 31.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
South Korea; Melbourne, Victoria
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2002
© Meredith Rowe
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
Long fabric length hand printed and embellished with Korean based imagery. The longer section (Greige Korean handmade ramie) features a printed pattern of seaweed jelly cups derived from the products packaging, hand written annotations in pencil and appliqued kimchi pots (used to ferment cabbage and chilli).The shorter beige square section (Chinese machine made ramie) at one end features printed imagery of the four symbols of the Sth Korean flag (heaven, earth, fire, water). Thirteen enamelled hairclips decorate one edge.