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Ensemble

Ensemble

  • Place of origin:

    America (designed)

  • Date:

    early 1980s (retailed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lauren, Ralph, born 1939 (designer)
    Ralph Lauren (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    wool, machine sewn and knitted; cotton; acetate.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Jill Ritblat

  • Museum number:

    T.421:1 to 3-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A-line brown check wool skirt with front box-pleats and inverse pleats at back. There is a centre-back opening with zip. The skirt is lined in brown acetate.
Sleeveless wool jumper with round neck in pastel coloured ' Fair Isle' pattern.
Cotton blouse with pink and grey stripes with stand collar and centre-front opening. The collar, cuffs and front placket are edged with ruffles.

Place of Origin

America (designed)

Date

early 1980s (retailed)

Artist/maker

Lauren, Ralph, born 1939 (designer)
Ralph Lauren (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

wool, machine sewn and knitted; cotton; acetate.

Dimensions

Length: 81.5 cm skirt, Length: 64 cm jumper, Length: 72 cm blouse

Descriptive line

Ralph Lauren. Three-piece ensemble; pink and grey striped blouse, pastel-coloured Fair Isle knit pullover and brown check wool skirt. American, early 1980s.

Production Note

Reason For Production: Retail

Materials

Acetate; Wool

Techniques

Machine sewn

Categories

Fashion; Women's clothes

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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