Late 1950s Galanos Architectural Cocktail Dress

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This absolutely stunning cocktail dress from Galanos features beautiful tailoring combined with an interesting, unique silhouette. The strong, tall bell sleeves are balanced by a nipped waist and tulip-shaped hip pleats.

-Fully lined
-Zips in back

Measurements--
Bust: 32 inches
Waist: 25 inches
Hip: 34 inches
Length, Center Back to Hem: 40.5 inches

Details

  • Designer
    James Galanos
  • Brand
    Galanos
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    41 in. L
    104 cm L
  • Bust
    32 in. (81 cm)
  • Waist
    25 in. (63 cm)
  • Hip
    34 in. (86 cm)
  • Length
    41 in. (104 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU491332383
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Los Angeles, CA

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