John Galliano for Christian Dior Bias Cut Silk Chiffon Gown with Taffeta Train

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A showstopping evening gown by John Galliano for Christian Dior, c. 1990's in a bias cut silk chiffon with silk taffeta train.

Estimated Size: UK 6/ US 2/ EU 34
Bust - 31” / 79cm
Waist - 28” / 71cm
Hips - Up to 36” / 91cm
Length (Bust to Hem Minus Train) - 53” / 134cm
Length (Bust to hem including train) - 73” / 51cm

An absolutely incredible and ethereal Christian Dior boutique dress under Galliano. Incredibly well-made, the bodice has a built in bra which flatters the bust and is bias cut, which flatters almost all figures. Just below the hips it flares out into an outrageously full, ice blue silk taffeta skirt with a long, dramatic train - so worthy of the red carpet or the most elegant evening event. An excellent example of Galliano's work for Dior with his signature bias cut fabric and his penchant for extravagant, attention grabbing designs.

- Made in France
- Fastens at the side with covered silk bridal buttons

Details

  • Designer
    John Galliano
  • Brand
    Christian Dior
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    1990-1999
  • Material Notes
    Lycra, Silk
  • Condition
    Excellent. Couple of very light, small marks to skirt, completely hidden in mass of fabric. No holes or tears..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dealer Location
    Doncaster, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU46831954843
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