1930's Elegant Black Silk & Ivory Satin Poet-Sleeves Day Dress

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Beautiful 1930 custom-made sculpted day-dress fashioned in the a "light as a feather" black silk-rayon. I love the dramatic bib-collar and beautiful ecru chantilly-lace detailing. The sleeves are so unique; a flutter poet-style with little snaps on each cuff. It is amazing that a dress with this much presence can literally feel almost weightless but it does! The entire dress floats and moves with the barest of movement. The back tie-belt finishes this garment off with a beautiful silhouette. A truly stunning dress and a wonderful example of the textiles from this era.

Measurements
Bust:34 inches
Waist:31 inches (belt used to make smaller if desired)
Hips:42 inches
Sleeve Length:23 inches
Total Length:42 inches

This antique dress is in excellent wearable condition with no visible rips,stains or holes. This piece is over 80 years old and is truly spectacular.
Details
Period
Early 20th Century
Condition
Excellent
Dealer Location
Beverly Hills, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU130218309457
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1stdibs seller since 2012
Located in Beverly Hills, CA

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