Jacques Heim Monochrome Dress, Circa 1960

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This stunning monochrome evening dress by Jacques Heim is made up of a black lace top, black velvet waistband and ivory silk skirt. The dress features a flattering scooped neckline, plunging lower at the back, with a split between the lace and velvet to reveal the back. Making the perfect choice for an event, this dress is the height of chic!

Jacques Heim came a family of furriers, and after taking over the family company in 1923 he introduced couture, opening his fashion house in 1930. Heim was appointed designer to the wife of General de Gaulle and dressed celebrities such as Sophia Loren.

Details

  • Material Notes
    Lace, Silk, Velvet
  • Condition
    Excellent. The dress has no marks, tears nor any alterations and bears the original label and hook and eye and zip fastening to the rear.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Bust
    28.35 in. (72 cm)
  • Waist
    23.62 in. (60 cm)
  • Hip
    37.8 in. (96 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    54.33 in. (138 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU724227742
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