1 of 6 images

Madame Grès haute couture green dress, circa 1945

About

Constructed in green silk jersey Featuring a signature unfinished hemline and sash detail to the front Zip fastening to the rear Excellent condition with the original label 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 Designed by the legendary haute couturier Madame Grès, this chic dress in green silk jersey features two elegant sashes to the bodice, a flattering v-neckline and short sleeves. The unfinished hem and draping are known as signatures of Madame Grès. A designer who understood how to drape and shape fabric beautifully, this dress is a fantastic example of a design legend. Shoulder: 42cm Bust: 86cm Waist: 68cm Hip: 94cm Length: 103cm Sleeve: 25cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size S

Details

  • Designer
    Madame GrèsGres
  • Brand
    Madame Grès
  • Place of origin
    France
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    100964
  • Reference number
    LU7241582113

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Recognized
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2014
Typical response time: 12 hrs
Located in London, GB
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Pierre Cardin, lime green maxi dress with keyho...
Pierre Cardin, Pierre Cardin
Constructed in yellow cotton blend this Pierre Cardin dress has a classic 1960s silhouette. With short sleeves and a keyhole cutout on the bust, the skirt features panels of white, p...
Nolan Miller kimono coat with barguzin sable tr...
Nolan Miller, Nolan Miller
Full length Kimono coat with barguzin sable trim from1978
Dynasty orange and yellow dress, circa 1966
This vibrant Dynasty shift dress is a great way of introducing a pop of colour to work wear wardrobe. Constructed in yellow and orange linen, the sleeveless dress features an interlo...
Jacques Heim haute couture black & white dress,...
Jacques Heim
This stunning monochrome evening dress by Jacques Heim is made up of a black lace top, black velvet waistband and ivory silk skirt. The dress features a flattering scooped neckline, ...
You May Also Like
Mariano Fortuny Apricot Delphos Gown
Fortuny, Fortuny
This made This dress of finely pleated apricot colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. <br /> <br /> Named after...
Bill Blass Cotton and Chintz Dress, 1980s
Bill Blass
Late 1970s / early 1980s Dress. Off White Cotton asymmetrical top pleated at shoulder. Bottom is a bright Red Chintz Fabric Pleated at waist. Zip up side. Vintage Tag reads size 8, h...
Emilio Borghese
Vintage 1960s / 70s Emilio Borghese, Italy. Cute little floral dress. Black with multi colored bright flowers. Approximate modern day size 4 - 6.
Lanvin Logo Dress
Lanvin, Lanvin
1970s Lanvin Logo Dress. Removable Tie Waist.
1980s Saks Fifth Avenue Beaded Chiffon
Unknown
Early 1980s. Beautiful! Silver Beadwork throughout. Multicolored colored print silk chiffon. Blue, turquoise, pink? Fully lined in turquoise chiffon. Shoulder pads are original and c...
Bohemian Maxi Dress, 1970s
Unknown
Vintage Late 1960s / Early 1970s Bohemian Maxi Dress. 100% Cotton Printed with bright colors of Pink, Purple, Orange, Green and Yellow. Slightly Sheer Fabric. Approximate modern day ...
Missoni 100% Silk Matching Skirt and Top Ensemb...
Missoni, Missoni
Late 1970s Missoni Dress / Matching Skirt and Top Ensemble. Luxurious 100% Silk Fabric with Black Knit trim at Cuffs and Collar. Skirt is Lined in Silk. Light shoulder pads. Both pie...
1970s Bohemian Embroidered Maxi Dress
Unknown
Late 1960s / Early 1970s Vintage Boho Style Maxi Dress. Off White. Embroidered in same off white color as dress. Zip up back. Approximate modern day size 4 - 6. US Domestic Shipping ...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries