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dress 1978.264

Object Name: evening dress

Artist/Maker: Yuki
Role in production: Designer
Place of Creation: Europe, UK
Date: 1976

Accession Number: 1978.264
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • polyester
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Technique
 
Description

Evening dress made of peppermint green Quiana jersey by Du Pont. Round scooped neck, edged with rolled band of self fabric. CB seam open for 29cm below neck. Fastening CB neck with metal hook and eye. Seamed togther along top edge to 5.5cm from neck, then open for 29cm forming armhole. Label inside left back neck, woven in black on white.
"YUKI,Designs for Rembrandt, Made in U.K."
Based on plate 84 in Yuki's Designs, 1972-1998, London 1998. See 2013. 44 for a red jersey dress from the actual collection.
Yuki won the British Designer of the Year award in London in 1976.

Dimensions

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Height: 152 cm
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