Printed shirt & jeans with headpiece

This outfit features hand-printed designs drawn from an artwork by John Pule titled Let's Gather Here. The moulded perspex headpiece was made by Margo Barton and also features a printed design of hibiscus and detail of John Pule artwork. The outfit was part of Doris' winter 2004 collection, also called Let’s Gather Here. The collection was launched at New Zealand Fashion Week in a show at St Kevin’s Arcade on Karangahape Road, Auckland. 

Details

Credit: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Purchased NGV Foundation, 2008 © Doris de Pont This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Professor AGL Shaw AO Bequest
Copyright: Image © Doris de Pont
Designer: Doris de Pont
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Shirt, jeans, titi, headpiece
Features: The shirt fastens centre back with a red zip. The titi (dance skirt) has a wide leather waist belt, fastening with two buckles and fringed skirt made of hand-printed cotton.
Label: Doris de Pont
Date: 2003