1920's Teal-Blue Beaded Silk-Chiffon & Metallic-Gold Lace Deco Flapper Dress

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Romantic flapper dresses from the early 20th century are perennial favorites and this one is a show-stopper. The garment's simple unstructured style is so modern; the fine couture beadwork and appliques are a treasure trove of needle art. The beading made up of five different mediums is also lavishly embellished into a divine floral pattern. The exacting perfection of the rich turquoise-blue color is beyond compare, while the gossamer delicacy of the metallic-gold lace have a magical allure. We are excited to add close detail pictures so one can appreciate the masterful achievement. What a magnificent dress for a stylish woman, who uses her beauty and clothing as the material from which to create a work of art. Museum quality!

Measurements
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This antique French couture dress is in excellent wearable condition with no rips, stains or holes. The garment slips over the head with no closures. This piece is over 90 years old and is truly spectacular.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • In the Style Of
    Art-Deco
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU309205440
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