Lanvin haute couture black dress, Spring/Summer 1938

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An incredible piece of Lanvin haute couture, this black silk dress is an elegant option for the red carpet or special occasion. The long sleeves are striped with powder blue silk around the cuffs and embellished with silver metallic thread and sequins, ivory beads and fabric-matched buttons. With a streamline silhouette and flattering square neckline, this dress is a fantastic example of how contemporary vintage haute couture can be.

Constructed in black silk
Featuring powder blue stripes with silver sequin embellishment and fabric-matched buttons on the cuffs
Zip fastening to the side with press-studs on the shoulder
Excellent condition with some signs of wear to the silk and bears the original label and fastenings.
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated
Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress
All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece

Shoulder: 45cm
Bust: 92cm
Waist: 81cm
Hip: 106cm
Length: 124cm
Sleeve: 55cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size M

Details

  • Designer
    Lanvin
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    M (UK)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU7241652783
About the Seller

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Located in London, GB

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