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Dress

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1975 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Saint Laurent, Yves, born 1936 - died 2008 (designer)
    Yves Saint Laurent (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton with smocking appliquéd

  • Museum number:

    T.298-1985

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Long sun dress or informal summer evening dress with a green, red and blue floral print on orange cotton. Ankle length and with a strappy bodice. Band of wide smocking appliquéd round the top of the bodice, and also the hips of the skirt are smocked. Deep flounce around the hem of the skirt.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1975 (made)

Artist/maker

Saint Laurent, Yves, born 1936 - died 2008 (designer)
Yves Saint Laurent (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton with smocking appliquéd

Dimensions

Length: 140 cm shoulder to hem, Circumference: 104 cm bust

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Printing; Smocking

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Fashion; Women's clothes

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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