1976 Yves Saint Laurent Runway Ruby-Red & Black Corset Peasant Dress Ensemble

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Seductive Yves Saint Laurent designer ruby-red and black two piece cotton dress ensemble from his iconic 1976 "Carmen" collection. Pieces from this decade are very desirable and are true examples of fashion history. Such a rarity to find both pieces together! The alurring bodice has a sculpted sweetheart low-cut plunge corest-ties front. The matching peasant skirt has flirty pom-pom trim which is typical of this period for him and instantly recognizable. This rich peasant collection stirred so much interest that the Paris show was restaged in New York for his American admirers. "The clothes incorporated all my dreams," he said after the show, "all my heroines in the novels, the operas, the paintings. It was my heart — everything I love that I gave to this collection."

Measurements
Blouse
Bust:33-34 inches
Waist:26 inches
Total Length:21 inches
Skirt
Waist:up to 27 inches
Hips:Free Sweep
Total Length:35 inches

This stunning YSL Rive Gauche designer ensemble is in excellent condition with no rips,holes or stains. An investment piece that will only increase in value.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Rich Peasant
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU131125309787
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