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1986-1988 silk cocktail dress (1998.172)

Object Name: cocktail dress

Artist/Maker: Fielden, David
Role in production: Maker
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Date: 1986 - 1988

Accession Number: 1998.172
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • taffeta
Support
 
Technique
  • woven
Description

Short cocktail dress in orange/pink shot silk taffeta with concertina pleated skirt decorated with applique roses made of the dress fabric. Ruched bodice with low cut neckline incorporating a sash across shoulders, fastening to the back. Short skirt. Labelled "David Fielden, London, size 12"