Iconic 1980s Karl Lagerfeld Marie Antoinette Dress S/S 1988

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Designed by Karl Lagerfeld this beautiful cocktail dress in the spirit of Marie Antoinette is definitely a show piece. The dress features an abstract painted floral print, a corseted bodice and a super wide pannier skirt (these skirts were undergarments worn in the 17th and 18th century). The dress is made from 100% Cotton and was first showcased on the catwalk for the spring/summer 1988 collection.

Size: 38
Details
Designer
Karl Lagerfeld
Brand
Karl Lagerfeld
Place of Origin
France
Period
1980-1989
Condition
Excellent
Marked Size
38 (EU)
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU1402613492
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