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Dress - Prue Acton, Evening, Hand Painted Crepe, 1972 Reg. No: SH 942025
- This dress was designed and manufactured in Melbourne by Prue Acton P/L in 1972. As it has no label in it, it may be a sample or a one-off garment.
- Full length long-sleeved crepe evening dress. The bodice featuring Dolman sleeves is fitted at the waist. Geometric shapes in pale greens and pink are printed all over on cream background. The zippered opening is from the centre back. The narrow sleeves have zippered openings at wrist. The belt is missing.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
|Dimensions:||153.00 cm (Height)|
|Tagged with:||art exhibitions, clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, women s clothing, making history - prue acton, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Prue Acton, Fashion Designer (1943- ), Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Inscriptions:||On lower left front of skirt printed green signature: Prue Acton/ [logo]'72'|
|Manufacturer:||Prue Acton Pty. Ltd. (and/or Contractors), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1972|
|Designer:||Ms Prue Acton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1972|