Vivienne Westwood (English, born in 1941)
Object Place: London, England
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"
Medium or Technique
Viscose, Lycra®, foil; screen-printed
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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 center front
Purchased by Caroline Alyea in London in fall of 1992, at designer's King's Road boutique; gift of Caroline Alyea, 1999.
Gift of Caroline D. Alyea
Reproduced with permission.