Balenciaga haute couture black dress, Spring/Summer 1965

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This stunning and chic haute couture dress by Balenciaga himself, is constructed in fine black matelassé silk. Featuring the original boned internal corset and silk liner this is an exquisitely constructed dress, prefect for dinners, cocktails and events. The dress does not have the original label but bears the atelier label for August 1965.

Constructed in black matelassé silk
Press stud fastenings to the rear
Unlabelled but bearing the original atelier label
Excellent condition with the original lining, corset and fastenings
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated
Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress
All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece

Bust: 79cm
Waist: 68cm
Hip: 96cm
Length: 102cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size XS

Details

  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Material Notes
    Matelasse, Silk, Stud
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU7241581923
About the Seller

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Located in London, GB

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