This sketchbook has been designed and made exclusively for the NGV design store in celebration of the exhibition, Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto
Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto focuses on the significant contribution to twentieth century fashion culture by the renowned French couturière Gabrielle Chanel (1883–1971). With designs drawn from the rich holdings of the Palais Galliera and the Patrimoine de CHANEL in Paris, the exhibition explores Chanel’s design codes through a visually arresting and sumptuous display of more than 100 garments that trace her remarkable career.
Standard A4 in size measuring 21 x 29.7 cm
Made in Melbourne and designed exclusively for the NGV design store.
Chanel evening gown,
illustrated by Douglas Pollard,
published in Vogue US,
April 12, 1930
Douglas Pollard, Vogue, © Condé Nast