1930's Seductive Floral Garden Silk Satin Cowl-Neck Hourglass Bias-Cut Gown

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About

A rare luxurious floral-garden print silk satin gown from the "Old Hollywood" era of glamour. The bodice is an ultra chic cowl-neck with stylized cut-out twist backside. The waist is nipped with a tailored back belt. The lower skirt is added in pointed inset seamed pieces typical of the time period and insanely hard to do on bias-cut fabric. This figure flattering garment accentuates the bust, skims the hip and flares out below the knee. It is impeccably seamed and on the level of modern day couture. Here is a gown with attitude and elegant!

Measurements
Bust:34-35 inches
Waist:27 inches
Hips:36 inches
Total Length:60 inches

This antique 1930's custom-made gown is in excellent wearable condition with no rips or holes. Perfectly working back hook.eye closures. Only sign of age is some faint surface marks to the satin which is not noticeable when worn due to the floral print. Priced Accordingly. Please message for detailed pictures. This gown is over 80 years old and is truly spectacular!

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • In the Style Of
    Bias-Cut
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    60 in. L
    152 cm L
  • Bust
    35 in. (89 cm)
  • Waist
    27 in. (69 cm)
  • Hip
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Length
    60 in. (152 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU3092691593
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