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mini dress 1999.101

Object Name: mini dress

Artist/Maker: C & A
Role in production: Manufacturer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Date: 1966

Accession Number: 1999.101
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • wool
  • felted
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Technique
 
Description

Felted wool mini shift dress in copy of YSL's Mondrian collection of autumn 1965. Black T-shape outlining claret panels, bust to hem, and claret and sage green upper sections; back entirely claret, with cb black band; band around hem. Plain round neck; sleeveless; side seams; cb seam and zip; side back darts; diagonal bust darts; neckline faced black acetate, otherwise unlined.
Retailed by C&A as a copy and bought in Liverpool.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 99.75 cm
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