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Day ensemble

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (dress and jacket, made)
    France (hat, made)
    Italy (shoes, made)

  • Date:

    1979 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Buck, Ann (designer)
    Giusti, Antonio, born 1479 - died 1519 (designer)
    Midas (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    jersey, embroidered and punched suede, straw, leather

  • Museum number:

    T.201-1980

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Red jersey long-sleeved dress and red suede jacket with punched and machine-embroidered decoration, red lacquered straw hat and dark red high-heeled slides with ankle ties. Gold and silver metal earrings

Place of Origin

Great Britain (dress and jacket, made)
France (hat, made)
Italy (shoes, made)

Date

1979 (made)

Artist/maker

Buck, Ann (designer)
Giusti, Antonio, born 1479 - died 1519 (designer)
Midas (designer)

Materials and Techniques

jersey, embroidered and punched suede, straw, leather

Object history note

The complete ensemble was donated in 1979 with a customised Adel Rootstein mannequin specially made for the purpose of modelling it. This was part of a group of 25 such total ensembles donated in 1979.

Historical significance: Fully accessorised complete ensemble for Winter 1979

Materials

Jersey; Suede; Leather; Straw

Techniques

Machine embroidery; Punching; Tanning; Millinery; Shoe-making

Categories

Fashion; Clothing; Accessories; Shopping; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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