1970's YVES SAINT LAURENT asymmetrical silk dress with flounce

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Very rare purple satin and sheer raspberry silk gown with side flounce, asymmetrical shoulder and long sash from Saint Laurent dating to the early 1970's. Dress is labeled a French size 40 however this dress is very small and best fits a US 2. Approximate measurements: bust 32-34", waist 25", hips 34-38", arm length 29" (meant to be very long) and overall length 58". Arms are narrow. Dress zips up side with a hidden zipper and secures at wrists with a button. Partially lined (arms are unlined). Made in France. Dress is in good condition.
Details
Designer
Yves Saint laurent
Brand
Yves Saint Laurent
Place of Origin
France
Period
1970-1979
Condition
Good. The condition is good; the wear is consistent with age and use. There is a bit of fuzziness to the fabric which may or may not have been intentional. Dress is labeled a 40 however it fits a 2 so it's possible it may have been altered. Presents well..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Altered (not by designer).
Dimensions
58 in. L
147 cm L
Marked Size
FR 40/ US 2 (EU)
Waist
25 in. (63 cm)
Length
58 in. (147 cm)
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU81212844
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