Givenchy Haute Couture Wool & Silk Cocoon Coat

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

With a slight Balenciaga feeling (as he was admired by Givenchy), this stunning numbered (n° 17747) emerald 50's Givenchy haute couture coat is a master piece ! Cut and shape give to the coat an unexpected contemporary look. Raglan 3/4 length sleeves, hidden front buttoned and collar knot. Crafted in a precious emerald wool/silk, the coat is fully lined in colour-matched taffeta. The fabric work is absolutely incredible ! Please see close-up pictures for details. Oversize cut could fit almost every size.

N. B. : Pictures do not render the intensity and the depth of the emerald.

Fits approx. : S/M/L

Measurements (taken flat) :
Width (armpit to armpit) approx. 60-61 cm (23.6-24 inches)
Waist approx. 58 cm (22.8 inches)
Total length approx. 117 cm (46.1 inches)

This item has been professionally cleaned, pressed & carefully inspected by a couture-trained seamstress before being sold.
Details
Designer
Hubert de Givenchy
Brand
Givenchy
Place of Origin
France
Period
1950-1959
Condition
New or Never Worn
Dimensions
46.1 in. L
117 cm L
Waist
22.8 in. (58 cm)
Length
46.1 in. (117 cm)
Dealer Location
Geneva, Switzerland
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU560271832
Contact The Seller
Response Time: Usually within 11 hours
1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in Geneva, CH

More from this Seller

Jacques Heim Wool Coat
Jacques Heim Wool Coat
Jacques Heim
This elegant late 50’s - early 60’s Jacques Heim beige nubby wool coat is perfect for any daytime events or simply for work. Spread collar, raglan sleeves cuffed at the wrist and pocket...
New Hermes By Jean Paul Gaultier Trench Coat, Fall-Winter 2009-2010
New Hermes By Jean Paul Gaultier Trench Coat, Fall...
Jean Paul Gaultier
Back to basics with this Fall-Winter 2009-2010 Hermès trench coat by Jean Paul Gaultier. New with tags (see picture 9), this timeless piece is cut from a tobacco beige cotton gabardine ...
Limited Edition Chanel Leather & Faux Fur Biker Coat
Limited Edition Chanel Leather & Faux Fur Biker Co...
Karl Lagerfeld
With this extremely rare (only a few were made) Chanel brown quilted lambskin and black faux fur coat, Karl Lagerfeld transforms the classic winter coat into an edgy biker-inspired styl...
Krizia Boiled Wool Oversized Coat
Krizia Boiled Wool Oversized Coat
Krizia
Rare 1980 - 1990 Krizia oversized cut cream boiled wool coat. Featuring extraordinary Christmas flowers cut outs, the coat comes with its original shoulder pads, though removable. Truly...
Oversized Laura Biagiotti Printed Floral Silk Shawl
Oversized Laura Biagiotti Printed Floral Silk Shaw...
Laura Bagiotti
This unworn 80’s extra large Laura Biagiotti stole, beautifully patterned with vibrant variety of flowers, is an effortless way to give any outfits a feminine, springtime feel. Cut from...
Romeo Gigli Silk Cocoon Coat
Romeo Gigli Silk Cocoon Coat
Romeo Gigli
Cut out draped cocoon coat with colour changing effect, in light burgundy silk with hints of “verdigris” green. Raglan sleeves, two front pockets. Please see close-up pictures for detai...
Celine Runway Mink Coat, Fall-Winter 2005-2006
Celine Runway Mink Coat, Fall-Winter 2005-2006
Ivana Omazic
From the Céline Fall-Winter 2005-2006 ready-to-wear collection, this unusual soft mink coat is part of the look number 10 of the fashion show (see picture 10). The colour of this preci...
Courreges Vinyl Cropped Bomber Jacket
Courreges Vinyl Cropped Bomber Jacket
Courrèges
This eggshell-beige vinyl cropped bomber jacket is a rare example of the Hyperbole sportswear collection launched in 1971 by André Courrèges. Beautiful detailing throughout (shoulders a...
Courreges Haute Couture Wool Coat, Circa 1965
Courreges Haute Couture Wool Coat, Circa 1965
André Courrèges
This wonderful numbered Courrèges haute couture coat is a fantastic timeless piece for spring, autumn and winter. Constructed in light beige wool gabardine, the classic 60s cut creates...
Yves Saint Laurent Wool Cape
Yves Saint Laurent Wool Cape
Yves Saint Laurent
A wonderful alternative to a winter coat, this 70’s YSL cape is a practical yet chic piece. Made of lilac wool, it has no fastenings and needs only to be placed on the shoulders. Unline...
Alaïa Knit Cardigan-Coat, Spring-Summer 1986
Alaïa Knit Cardigan-Coat, Spring-Summer 1986
Azzedine Alaïa
From the iconic 1986 Spring-Summer collection, this vintage Alaia sand knit maxi cardigan-coat features two side pockets. Labelled a size M. Fits approx. : US 6-10 / FR 38-42 Me...
Chanel Runway Tweed Jacket, Fall-Winter 2011-2012
Chanel Runway Tweed Jacket, Fall-Winter 2011-2012 ...
Karl Lagerfeld
From the Chanel Fall-Winter 2011-2012 ready-to-wear collection, this jacket is part of the look number 2 of the fashion show (see picture 10). Cut from traditional wool tweed, the fabri...