‘Mary Don’t Ask’ costume by Peter Tully

Made by Tully, Peter in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1984.

A complex multi-layered costume ensemble, predominantly in synthetic fibres, plastics and ‘found objects’, in fluorescent colours, consisting of matching PVC vinyl coat and drawstring pants, synthetic skirt, several layers of capes and necklaces, pink fluffy slippers, rubber gloves, bags, toys, face mask, and a hat made of a lampshade, bound with ribbon and adorned with found objects.

Summary

Object No.

86/1189

Physical Description

A complex multi-layered costume ensemble, predominantly in synthetic fibres, plastics and 'found objects', in fluorescent colours, consisting of matching PVC vinyl coat and drawstring pants, synthetic skirt, several layers of capes and necklaces, pink fluffy slippers, rubber gloves, bags, toys, face mask, and a hat made of a lampshade, bound with ribbon and adorned with found objects.

Dimensions

Height

2100 mm

Width

1800 mm

Production

Made

Tully, Peter 1984

Source

Credit Line

Purchased with the assistance of the Crafts Board of the Australia Council and Mojo MDA,1986

Acquisition Date

26 August, 1986

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Mary Don't Ask' costume by Peter Tully 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 January 2018, <https://ma.as/55174>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/55174 |title='Mary Don't Ask' costume by Peter Tully |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=23 January 2018 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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