1971 Rudi Gernreich Op-Art Red & Black Checkered Graphic Dress

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A fearless designer, Rudi Gernreich’s body conscious garments dazzled the fashion world with originality and vision. Gernreich held a futurist view of fashion that resulted in innovations such as using plastic in clothes and removing inner construction. This stunning black & red mod checkered tea-length dress is a perfect example of his genius. The bodice is a low-cut plunge tank-top style sleeveless. This rare garment is modern, comfortable and a fierce fashion statement.

Measurements
Bust:33-34 inches
Waist:30 inches
Hips:36 inches
Total Length:56 inches

This designer dress is in excellent condition with no rips,stains or holes. The dress closes with a back zipper. This item is over 40 years old and is truly stunning.
Details
Designer
Rudi Gernreich
Period
1970-1979
Condition
Excellent
Dealer Location
Beverly Hills, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU121216309365
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Located in Beverly Hills, CA

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