Couture Dior 1950s Silk Taffeta and Lace Ballgown

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About

Beautiful 1950s unlabeled (authenticated by original owner) Dior couture ballgown in red silk taffeta and black silk Chantilly lace. Underneath is an intricately constructed hoop skirt with quite a bit of volume and special hip paniers. Heavily boned and constructed, this is a fabulous strapless gown in a hard to find larger size!

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Very good
  • Marked Size
    10-12 (US)
  • Dealer Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    AU10071650486
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

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Located in San Francisco, CA

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