Jean Louis Romantic Ivory Beaded Dress

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Jean Louis romantic bohemian ivory dress.
Beaded along the bust with wonderful sheer pleated wing like sleeves.
Very Florence Welsh , Aunty Mame , Lucille Ball and Andora all rolled into one knock out evening dress.
Jean Louis was one of the earliest US designers recognized by their own names, his dress designs for his wife were beamed weekly into Americas TV's in the 1950's and 1960s on the Loretta Young show.
He became head designer at Columbia Pictures from 1944 - 1960 after being discovered designing for Hattie Carnegie in NY by the wife of Columbia's studio chief.

No size tag this is appx. US 6
Bust 36"
Waist 28"
Hips 42"
Length 64"

It is in great condition, minor bead loss

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. Monor bead loss.
  • Dimensions
    64 in. L
    163 cm L
  • Marked Size
    4 (US)
  • Bust
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71 cm)
  • Hip
    42 in. (107 cm)
  • Length
    64 in. (163 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU58852662
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