1950's Lilli-Ann Elegant Ivory Creme Wool Shawl-Collar Swing Princess Coat

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About

Lilli Ann was started in San Francisco in 1933 by Adolph Schuman, naming his company for his wife, Lillian. The company became known for their beautiful, elaborately designed suits and coats. This stunning garment is fashioned in a rich fully-lined ivory imported mohair wool. The fabric itself is a masterpiece; almost having a 3-dimensional feel. The construction is impeccable and has the type of seamed pattern work that one rarely sees today. The bodice has an amazing large shawl-collar plunge hourglass nipped-waist design. I adore the side bow-ties and lean, long sleeves. The flared, side-pockets, princess skirt finishes the coat with a perfect "femme fatale" vibe.

Measurements
Bust:35-36 inches
Waist:28 inches
Hips:Free Sweep
Sleeve Length:23 inches
Total Length:38 inches

This garment is in excellent condition with no rips,stains or holes. Lots of wonderful detail and immaculate seaming. This coat is over 50 years old and is truly stunning!

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU309271872
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