Late 50s Christian Dior - New York Midnight Blue Silk Taffeta Dress With Corsele

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Fabulous late 50s afternoon dress by Christian Dior in midnight blue silk taffeta. Signature portrait collar cut low to reveal separate corselet - fully boned with front hook and eye closure. Constructed of taffeta and mesh. Collar trimmed in hand knotted fringed tassels. Covered buttons finished beautifully. Straight skirt gathered at waistline. Hook and eye and zipper closure at waist with hidden hip pockets. Shortslit at rear of hem. A timeless classic and epitome of chic.

Corset-
Bust: 32 inches
Waist: 24 inches
Length: 8 inches

Details

  • Material Notes
    Silk, Taffeta, Fringe, Boned, Button, Buttonhole, Hook and eye
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Bust
    32 in. (81 cm)
  • Waist
    24 in. (61 cm)
  • Hip
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    40 in. (102 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU492832133
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