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Long, fitted sheath dress of purple viscose/Lycra with long sleeves, scoop neck, and zipper at back. Screen-printed gold with neoclassical designs (including Vivienne Westwood orb) metallic gold. Label: "Vivienne Westwood Made in England" Condition: good, gold has worn away in small areas at...

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Provenance

Purchased by Caroline Alyea in London in fall of 1992, at designer's King's Road boutique; gift of Caroline Alyea, 1999.

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline D. Alyea

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

English, Fall–winter 1991–92

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

Overall: 133.4 x 63.7 cm (52 1/2 CB x 25 1/16 in.Waist) CF - 49 1/2" Hip - 28 3/4" Sleeve length - 23 1/2"

Accession Number

1999.671

Medium or Technique

Viscose, Lycra®, foil; screen-printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes