1982 Galanos Couture Black White Floral Print Chiffon Long-Sleeve Tiered Gown

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Breathtaking museum-held Galanos custom couture gown ensemble dating back to his 1982 collection. Dedication to excellence in craftsmanship and design was the foundation of James Galanos' career. The quality of workmanship found in his clothing is unsurpassed in America today. This stunning black and white tulip-floral garden print dress is a perfect example of his talent. The garment is fashioned from feather light lined silk-chiffon. He then uses an ingenious illusion technique for the sleeves and backside which gives the garment so much depth and texture. The bodice has the chicest puff shoulders and tie-belt hourglass nipped waist. Just look at the amazing tiered back skirting and ruffled floating side panels! He finishes this gorgeous garment off with a matching full-length shawl. I totally see this show-stopper lighting up any event!

Measurements
Bust:36-37 inches
Waist:28 inches
Hips:up to 38 inches
Total Length:58 inches
Stole:45 by 100 inches

This James Galanos designer dress is in excellent condition with no rips,stains or holes. Perfectly working back hidden-zipper. Original label no longer present but complete with FIT museum archival tag. This garment is over 30 years old and is truly stunning.

Details

  • Designer
    James Galanos
  • Brand
    James Galanos
  • Place of Origin
    United States
    Dimensions
    58 in. L
    147 cm L
  • Bust
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71 cm)
  • Length
    58 in. (147 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU3092948353
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