Details
The scarlet wool shift worked overall in yellow silk satin stitch in successions-inspired patterns, accented with yellow sequins; together with a coiling wired-leather headdress

Image of Natalie Findlay © Dave M. Benett/Getty Images
Bust 32 in. (81 cm.); waist 24 in. (61 cm.)

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This dress is a one-off and did not appear in the main collection. The embroidered pattern is inspired by that of Klimt's Hygeia figure in his 1901 'Medicine' ceiling painting. Hygeia was the mythological daughter of the god of medicine." label-more="Read more" label-less="Read less" chars-limit="850" html-preview="true"> Natalie Findlay wore this dress to perform at the Serpentine Summer party which L'Wren Scott co-hosted with the gallery. The young singer recalled 'My manger sent me an email saying "L'Wren has come forward and asked personally if you would play". I was like, "F**k yeah!" I thought, "Has Mick had a say in it?"...Ms Scott said, "I chose you myself so you're here on merit honey"'.
This dress is a one-off and did not appear in the main collection. The embroidered pattern is inspired by that of Klimt's Hygeia figure in his 1901 'Medicine' ceiling painting. Hygeia was the mythological daughter of the god of medicine.

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