1970's Yves Saint Laurent Grecian Haute-Couture Red Satin Dress

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Seductive Yves Saint Laurent Haute-Couture dress ensemble fashioned in a dramatic ruby-red satin. Such a rarity to find both pieces together! This is a Patron Original garment which means he work on the garment himself and it was shown on the runway. The alurring bodice is a low-cut plunge with unique grecian-goddess draped sides. The matching underskirt has a flirty nipped-waist hourglass design which is instantly recognizable has his creation. This "rich peasant" collection of 1976, stirred so much interest that the Paris show was restaged in New York for his American admirers. "The clothes incorporated all my dreams," he said after the show, "all my heroines in the novels, the operas, the paintings. It was my heart-everything I love that I gave to this collection."

Measurements
Bust:33-34 inches
Total Overdress Length:58 inches
Underskirt Waist:25 inches
Underskirt Hips:35 inches
Total Underskirt Length:43 inches

This vintage Haute-Couture dress ensemble is in excellent condition with no rips,stains or holes. This garment is over 40 years old and is truly stunning!

Details

  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    AU130318309491
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