Harry Algo haute couture embellished lace coral evening dress, C. 1960s

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Harry Algo haute couture evening dress of embellished white and coral lace. The dress features intricate hand sewn beading throughout, attached interior lined dress, zip closures on the cuffs and centre rear and a full a-line skirt. The dress was exclusively sold for the 'French Room' in Harrods, this elegant room opened in 1950 as a showcase for haute couture for the VIP clients.

Bust 32" Waist 28"

Details

  • Designer
    Harry Algo
  • Brand
    Harry Algo
  • Place of Origin
    United Kingdom
  • Period
    1990-1999
  • Material Notes
    Lace
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Bust
    32 in. (81 cm)
  • Waist
    26 in. (66 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU14021682223
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2015

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in London, GB

More from this Seller

Paco Rabanne plastic petal mini dress
Paco Rabanne plastic petal mini dress
Paco Rabanne, Paco Rabanne Evening Dresses and Gowns
Paco Rabanne plastic petal mini dress
Tom Ford for Gucci pink embroidered silk mini dress, Spring-Summer 2003
Tom Ford for Gucci pink embroidered silk mini dres...
Gucci, Tom Ford Evening Dresses and Gowns
Tom Ford for Gucci Spring-Summer 2003 pink embroidered silk mini dress
Alexander McQueen nude silk jersey dress with leather bra, circa 2003
Alexander McQueen nude silk jersey dress with leat...
Alexander McQueen, Alexander McQueen Evening Dresses and Gowns
Alexander McQueen nude silk jersey dress with leather bra, circa 2003
Alexander McQueen Autumn-Winter 2004 nude silk cocktail dress
Alexander McQueen Autumn-Winter 2004 nude silk coc...
Alexander McQueen, Alexander McQueen Evening Dresses and Gowns
Alexander McQueen Autumn-Winter 2004 nude silk cocktail dress
Ossie Clark Quorum moss crepe halter neck evening dress, circa 1965-68
Ossie Clark Quorum moss crepe halter neck evening ...
Ossie Clark Evening Dresses and Gowns
A rare summer evening dress in moss crepe from the Quorum boutique. Halter-neck design with bow fastening, open back with two diagonal straps attached to the collar and 'The medium is t...
Ossie Clark caramel moss crepe mandarin collared dress, Circa 1970
Ossie Clark caramel moss crepe mandarin collared d...
Ossie Clark, Ossie Clark Evening Dresses and Gowns
Ossie Clark mandarin collared dress constructed in caramel moss crepe. Button closures, pleated bishop sleeves, attached belt fastening at the rear, and fitted cuffs.
Vera Wang Tulle Halter Neck Bridal Dress
Vera Wang Tulle Halter Neck Bridal Dress
Vera Wang Evening Dresses and Gowns
A beautiful bridal dress by Vera Wang. The dress features small rose buds on a full layered tulle skirt with various shades of pastels, halter neck crepe bodice and zip closure. US ...
Ossie Clark ivory moss crepe collared evening dress with satin trim, circa 1974
Ossie Clark ivory moss crepe collared evening dres...
Ossie Clark Evening Dresses and Gowns
An Ossie Clark for Radley ivory moss crepe evening dress, circa 1974. Satin trim, cuff and button closures, waist belt and pleated bishop sleeves. An iconic dress by an equally iconic f...
Hervé Leroux for Guy Laroche Spring-Summer 2006 nude pleated evening dress
Hervé Leroux for Guy Laroche Spring-Summer 2006 nu...
Guy Laroche Evening Dresses and Gowns
Hervé Leroux for Guy Laroche Spring-Summer 2006 nude pleated jersey evening dress
Christian Dior Haute Couture Ivory Silk Evening Dress, circa 1978
Christian Dior Haute Couture Ivory Silk Evening Dr...
Christian Dior, Christian Dior Evening Dresses and Gowns
Christian Dior Haute Couture by Marc Bohan ivory silk two-piece evening ensemble, Autumn Winter 1978. The ensemble is made up of a silk slip dress with spaghetti straps and metal zip cl...
Dolce & Gabbana Spring-Summer 1997 chiffon dress with foliage print
Dolce & Gabbana Spring-Summer 1997 chiffon dress w...
Dolce & Gabbana, Dolce & Gabbana Evening Dresses and Gowns
Dolce & Gabbana Spring-Summer 1997 chiffon dress with foliage print
Ossie Clark summer evening dress with Celia Birtwell print, c.1970s
Ossie Clark summer evening dress with Celia Birtwe...
Ossie Clark, Ossie Clark Evening Dresses and Gowns
A very rare Ossie Clark summer evening dress in collaboration with his former wife, textile designer Celia Birtwell. The dress has an ivory satin collar which fastens at the rear with t...