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Dress

Dress

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1963-5 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Byrne, Kiki, born 1937 - died 2013 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    machine lace on 'moygashel' synthetic linen base

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Kate Howard Davies

  • Museum number:

    T.22-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Sleeveless, short evening dress constructed of horizontal tiers of pink machine lace mounted on a synthetic linen ('Moygashel') base. Lined with acetate.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1963-5 (made)

Artist/maker

Byrne, Kiki, born 1937 - died 2013 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

machine lace on 'moygashel' synthetic linen base

Dimensions

Length: 96 cm Length of dress, centre back, Circumference: 71 cm waist

Descriptive line

Dress of tiered pink nylon machine lace by Kiki Byrne, about 1964

Materials

Nylon lace; Synthetic linen

Techniques

Sewing

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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