Schiaparelli haute couture black coat, Autumn/Winter 1936

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An incredibly rare piece of Schiaparelli haute couture, this coat is a fantastic piece of fashion history! Constructed from black Linton wool, the coat is sharply tailored with a double lapel collar embellished with blue and green sequins. A single fastening to the front creates a flattering A-line silhouette, while a contrasting lining in violet silk taffeta adds a flash of colour.

Constructed in black Linton wool and lined in violet taffeta
Featuring a double lapel collar with blue and green sequin trim
Fastening with a single hook to the front Good condition with the original label and fastening
The original lining is extremely fragile and has shattered throughout both sleeves and a section of the lining around the hem has a purple silk patch
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated and inspected by a couture-trained seamstress
All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece

Shoulder 46cm
Bust: 88cm
Waist: 76cm
Hip: 106cm
Length Front: 137cm
Length Back: 145cm
Sleeve: 61cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size M
Details
Designer
Schiaparelli
Place of Origin
France
Period
1930-1939
Material Notes
Taffeta, Wool, Sequin, Collar
Condition
Good
Wear
Altered (not by designer)
Dimensions
57.09 in. L
145 cm L
Bust
34.65 in. (88 cm)
Waist
29.92 in. (76 cm)
Hip
41.73 in. (106 cm)
Length
57.09 in. (145 cm)
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU7241480333
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