Chanel Haute Couture Ballgown, Point d'esprit & Silk

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Classic and elegant, this stunning dress from the 1988 Chanel couture runway
is a timeless design style. There is an amazing pleated silk bodice with a slightly lowered waistline. The bodice is trimmed with horizontal bands of pleated silk taffeta ruffles. These ruffles run vertically from the waist to the hem of the exquisite point d'esprit ball skirt. The fine black tulle has woven dots and applied three dimensional chenille dots. The skirt has a black silk taffeta underskirt. The boned bodice is lined in black silk. There is a center back metal zipper concealed by three velvet bows. The dress bears the atelier runway label and the collection date. It is in excellent condition.
Measurements;
Bust 36"
Waist 27"
Length center back to hem 56"
Details
Designer
Karl Lagerfeld
Brand
Chanel Haute Couture
Place of Origin
France
Period
1980-1989
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
56 in. L
142 cm L
Bust
36 in. (91 cm)
Waist
27 in. (69 cm)
Length
56 in. (142 cm)
Dealer Location
New Hope, PA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU471231552
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in New Hope, PA

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