Dior haute couture multicoloured dress, Spring/Summer 1965

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A stunning piece of haute couture, this Marc Bohan by Dior dress was photographed for L’Officiel in 1965. Constructed in sheer silk chiffon in pastel shades of green, pink, yellow and ivory, the dress has a nude underdress with boned corset and the original horsehair skirt. Fabric-matched buttons fasten to the front of the dress, with additional buttons on the frilled cuffs. A fabric-matched belt, backed in leather can be worn on the waist and features a silk chiffon bow to the front, while the full skirt is pleated for a soft and feminine silhouette.

Constructed in green, pink, yellow and ivory print silk chiffon
Featuring the original horsehair underskirt and matching belt
Fabric-matched buttons and press-studs fastening to the front
Very good condition with some small marks to the silk chiffon
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated
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: 91cm
Waist: 70cm
Hips: 102cm
Length: 115cm
Sleeve: 60cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size M

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    M (UK)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU7241852103
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Located in London, GB

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