Object Name: mini dress
Artist/Maker: Clark, Ossie
Role in production: Designer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Accession Number: 1997.8
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Mini-dress in printed and plain black rayon cut with bodice section and short cap sleeves in a Birtwell print comprising stylised floral and geometric motifs in black and mauve on white. Low curving V-neckline, with attached ties at neck; skirt section rises from waist level to meet this neckline. Unlined.
printed labels, cb neck "Designed by Ossie Clark for Radley" and "Print by Celia Birtwell"
Wearer aquired it secondhand from shop on the Portobello Rd in London for £3.
The Ossie Clark for Radley label began in 1968.
Celia Birtwell dated the print to her Kimono collection, c1967.
Type: (L : 37 in)
Depth: 37 inches