Museum Quality YSL for Dior Black Silk Taffeta tiered Bubble Skirted Dress

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Incredibly rare and important piece by Yves Saint Laurent for the house of Dior executed during his short tenure there. Dated Fall/Winter 1959 with couture number partially obscured. Fully intact with all proper underpinnings. Remarkable piece of fashion history. Please contact for more detailed images and questions regarding provenance, etc.

Details

  • Material Notes
    Silk, Taffeta, Boned, Detachable, Hook and eye
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Bust
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Waist
    26 in. (66 cm)
  • Hip
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    41 in. (104 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU493316503
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