Jeanne Lanvin

Melbourne’s NGV Just Obtained The Wardrobe of Your (Haute-Couture) Dreams


Fashion enthusiasts rejoice!
The National Gallery of Victoria has announced the acquisition of one of the world’s most sought-after fashion collections.
It includes the most significant French haute couture ever to be acquired by an Australian museum, with works by Christian Dior, Coco Chanel, Madeleine Vionnet and Jeanne Lanvin, and an outstanding fashion research archive including rare workbooks and photography by Yves Saint Laurent and Madame Gres.