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2009/43/1-1/4 Photographic print, black and white, model Gretta Miers wears La Petite of Collins Street, Melbourne ballerina length full skirt, location National Gallery of Victoria, photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956. Click to enlarge.

Photograph of model Gretta Miers wearing La Petite of Collins Street, Melbourne ballerina length full skirt

Photographed by Benini, Bruno in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956.

Photographic print, black and white, model Gretta Miers wears La Petite of Collins Street, Melbourne ballerina length full skirt, location National Gallery of Victoria, photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956

Summary

Object No.

2009/43/1-1/4

Object Statement

Photographic print, black and white, model Gretta Miers wears La Petite of Collins Street, Melbourne ballerina length full skirt, location National Gallery of Victoria, photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956

Physical Description

Photographic print, black and white, model Gretta Miers wears La Petite of Collins Street, Melbourne ballerina length full skirt, location National Gallery of Victoria, photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956

Dimensions

Height

611 mm

Width

508 mm

Depth

2 mm

Production

History

Notes

This object is part of the Bruno Benini photography archive which was acquired by the Powerhouse Museum with the assistance of the Australian Government's National Cultural Heritage Account in 2009.

This particular print was created by Benini for the 'Bruno Benini: fashion images 1956-1976' exhibition held at RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, Friday 12 February - Saturday 13 March 1999.

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Photograph of model Gretta Miers wearing La Petite of Collins Street, Melbourne ballerina length full skirt 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 8 December 2019, <https://ma.as/398773>

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