A Pair of 1958 Pierre Cardin Couture Robes for Paris Bal D'Hiver

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A luxurious and unique pair of 1958 Pierre Cardin couture companion robes in Fortuny style gold butterfly printed crimson silk velvet.

Commissioned by The Marquis and Marquise de Surian for the 1958 Paris Bal D'Hiver in keeping with the "Les Espions de Venise" theme.

Both lined in silk organza, with matching "Pierre Cardin" labels, the "male" robe has larger voluminous collar and sleeves and the "female" robe has a floor length tie at collar and 3/4 length sleeves.

Provenance from the estate of the Marquise de Surian.

Details

  • Designer
    Pierre Cardin
  • Brand
    Pierre Cardin
  • In the Style Of
    Venetian
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Material Notes
    Organza, Silk, Velvet, Tie, Collar, Cuff, Tuck
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Marked Size
    One Size (US)
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU50401562
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