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Vintage 1940's Sophie Gimbel Yellow-Roses Floral Silk Cap-Sleeve Plunge Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Breathtaking 1940's yellow-roses print garden gown by the highly adored "Sophie Originals" label. Sophie Gimbel was a leading force of mid-century American fashion and also married t...
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Vintage 1940's De Pinna of New York Lemon Yellow Rayon-Crepe Beaded Peplum Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A stunning 1940's "De Pinna of New York" designer vibrant lemon yellow rayon-crepe gown from the Old Hollywood era of glamour. The bodice has a classic short cap-sleeve design with a...
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1940s Black Crepe Comet Design Beaded Dress
Located in London, GB
This desirable 1930s/late1940s black wool crepe dress is beautifully made and in exceptional vintage condition with no issues of any note. The dress is a simple shift cut with wide, ...
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ANN WALKER c.1940’s Black Crepe Ruched Bow Peplum Short Sleeve Afternoon Dress
Located in Thiensville, WI
ANN WALKER c.1940’s Black Crepe Ruched Bow Peplum Short Sleeve Afternoon Dress Circa: 1940’s Label(s): Ann Walker Original Style: Peplum dress Color(s): Black Lined: No Unmarked F...
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Vintage 1940's Silver Silk Satin Shawl-Collar Low Backside Sculpted Formal Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Enchanting ballgowns from the late 1940's era are perennial favorites and this silver showstopper is breathtaking. The garment's silver silk satin reads so modern yet the detailed st...
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A French Printed Silk Crepe Dress Raoul Dufy inspiration Circa 1940
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1940/1950 France Beautiful summer dress in printed silk crepe dating from the 1940s / 1950s. Dense printing with strong polychromy with patterns of fruits, grapes, peach flowe...
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1940s Haute Couture Purple Satin Chiffon Dress
Located in London, GB
Original late 1930s or early 1940s purple satin and chiffon gown with matching waist sash. This beautiful unlaballed haute couture dress is of superb quality and construction and is ...
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A French Devoré Velvet fuschia evening dress in Crepe Silk Circa 1940
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1940/1950 France Beautiful evening coat dress in devoré velvet and silk crepe Fuschia dating from the Second World War. No labelled. Strips of devoré silk velvet with Art Dec...
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Vintage 1940's Saks Fifth Avenue Ivory Beaded Chiffon One-Shoulder Bridal Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Ethereal late 1940's Saks Fifth Avenue ivory-creme goddess gown from the Old Hollywood era of glamour. This stunning silk-chiffon garment has so much couture detail, you can tell it ...
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A French Couture Beaded and Velvet Dress Circa 1940-1950
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1940 France Beautiful cocktail dress, probably Haute Couture, dating from the 1940s. Dress in chocolate velvet panne with puffed three-quarter sleeves adorned with embroidery ...
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Vintage 1940's Novelty Fish Print Black and Pink Cotton Halter Dress with Bolero
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
With its vibrant swimming fish novelty print and flawless styling, this Margaret Newman designer dress ensemble has the casual elegance the 1940's were known for. The fully-boned swe...
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1940S Black & Copper Rayon Velvet Silk Taffeta Gown
Located in New York, NY
1940S Black & Copper Rayon Velvet Silk Taffeta Gown Layered In Chantilly Art Deco Rose Lace
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Vintage 1948 Paquin Couture Watercolor Floral Print Silk Hourglass Trained Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A breathtaking watercolor floral-garden silk Paquin demi-couture gown dating back to 1948. The House of Paquin was opened on the rue de la Paix in 1890 by Jeanne Paquin. The establis...
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A Jeanne Lanvin Evening Dress numbered 90118 Summer Collection 1947
Located in Toulon, FR
Summer Collection 1947 France Rare post-war evening dress in black wool by Jeanne Lanvin from the Summer collection of 1947. Sheath dress with train with Watteau pleating effect at ...
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Couture c. 1940’s Black Multicolor Floral Glass Bead Embroidered Shift Dress
Located in Thiensville, WI
Couture c. 1940’s Black Multicolor Floral Glass Bead Embroidered Shift Dress Circa: 1940’s Style: Shift dress Color(s): Shades of black (body), blue, pink, purple, and green (bead...
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1940s Marge Riley Hand Embroidered Western Suit
Located in New York, NY
1940s Marge Riley Hand Embroidered Western Suit
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Vintage 1940's Brooks Costume Couture Beaded Velvet Strapless Corset Bustle Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A truly breathtaking and one-of-a-kind couture creation by Brooks Costume Company. The Brooks Costume Company was the foremost maker of theatrical costumes in New York in the early p...
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Vintage 1940's Rainbow Plaid Print Cotton Button-Down Belted Swing Dress w/ Tags
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
With its vibrant rainbow plaid print and flawless styling, this "Fortune Fashions" sundress has the casual elegance the 1940's were known for. The short, ruffle-trimmed, sleeve belte...
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Vintage 1940s Black Crepe Dress with Leaf Detail
Located in London, GB
This is a charming and chic dress from the 1940's with some great detailing. It's made of a black crepe with nude coloured fabric in the cutout sections. There are black leaf appliqu...
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Large Size 1940s Silver Grey and Black Silk + Velvet Flower 40s Vintage Dress
Located in Chicago, IL
Beautiful 1940s silver and black silk and velvet dress! Little flowers printed throughout. Fitted bodice, with a forgiving full skirt. Black silk velvet portrait collar, with 13 blac...
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French Evening Dress in Fibranne Early 1940
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1935/1940 France Astonishing indoor or evening coat dress in pink purple and yellow gold synthetic fibranne from the 1940s. Heavy and very fine fabric with an excellent "drop"...
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1940s Black Crepe Evening Gown with Gathered Details
Located in San Francisco, CA
1940s black crepe evening gown with asymmetrical ruching across the left shoulder and on top of the right hip. In addition the neckline is asymmetrical to continue the band of ruchin...
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1940s Black Taffeta Fishtail Evening Gown
Located in San Francisco, CA
Early 1940s custom made black taffeta evening gown with a fitted, ruched, and tied bust. The boat neckline is rounded with a lace accent rolled over the collar. The bodice is sleevel...
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Vintage 1940's French Couture Iridescent Ivory Gold Sequin Silk Draped Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Sparkling gowns from the early 1940's era are perennial favorites and this French couture showstopper is breathtaking. The garment's simple fluid structure is so modern; the fine fan...
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Surrealist Gold Printed Satin Dress Circa 1940
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1940 Europe Amazing little summer dress with flowers on a gold background dating very propably from the Second World War. Clever print on silk satin cream with surreal pattern...
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Vintage 1940's Gay Gibson Colorful Plaid Linen Cotton Sun Dress & Winged Bolero
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
With its vibrant linen-cotton plaid and flawless styling, this Gay Gibson designer dress ensemble has the casual elegance the 1940's were known for. The tri-strap bodice with side bu...
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An Edward Molyneux Couture Long Embroidered Evening Dress Circa 1950
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1948/1952 France Beautiful evening dress with crinoline in taffeta embroidered with mother-of-pearl from the famous house designer Edward Molyneux and dated 1948/1952. Dress i...
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Vintage 1940's Marcelle Dormoy French Couture Black Silk Cut-Outs Low Back Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A breathtaking and incredibly rare early 1940's full-length gown by French couturier Marcelle Dormoy. She started out as a model for Paul Poiret, which she credited with helping her ...
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Vintage 1940's Ivory Embroidered Rhinestone Beadwork Satin Strapless Bridal Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
In this gorgeous late 1940's ivory-white gown, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what you will find in modern couture. This enchanting ga...
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1940s Black Crepe Cocktail Dress
Located in San Francisco, CA
1940s black crepe cocktail dress featuring a decorative cutout neckline accented with soutache and beading extending the the cap sleeves. The skirt of the dress has three horizontal ...
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1940s Demi Couture Black Silk Moire Short Sleeve Vintage 40s Evening Gown Dress
Located in Chicago, IL
Gorgeous 1940s black silk moire Avant Garde evening gown! Features a luxurious silk moire that gives off just the right amount of sheen. Buttons up the front with the same silk moire...
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1940's Ivory Satin Draped Wedding Dress With Bustle & Train
Located in Atlanta, GA
Here comes the bride! And she exudes post war glamour in a 1946 ivory satin wedding gown with a form fitting bodice yielding to a draped peplum and bustle which anchors a built-in t...
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Vintage 1940's Hawaiian Green Leaf Print Ivory Crepe Maxi Belted Wrap Dress Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A stunning and hard to find "Trade Wind by Hawaiian Sportswear" ivory crepe dress dating back to the mid 1940's. The large-scale green leaf motif used on this garment has this Old Ho...
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Vintage 1940's Jeanne Lanvin Haute-Couture Black Lace Strapless Asymmetric Dress
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Breathtaking Jeanne Lanvin haute couture black Chantilly-lace dress dating back to the mid 1940's. Lanvin was recognized for her innovative approach to fashion as well as for her fin...
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1940's Black Crepe Dress Elaborately Beaded Sheer Top
Located in New Hope, PA
A truly glamorous black crepe dress with a sheer panel embellished with scattered sequins, vertical rows of black sequins on the sleeves and bustline and a beautiful three dimension...
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Rare 1940s Novelty Asian Print Avant Garde Silk Strong Shoulder Vintage Dress
Located in Chicago, IL
Rare vintage mid 40s novelty Asian print strong shoulder silk dress! Features a warm marigold yellow color. Prints in red, green, blue, orange and ivory throughout. Metal zipper at t...
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Vintage 1940's Bergdorf Goodman Ivory Sequin Metallic Embroidery Strapless Gown
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
In this gorgeous 1940's Bergdorf Goodman ivory-white gown, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what you will find in modern haute-couture. ...
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1940s Black Taffeta and Chantilly Lace Gown
Located in San Francisco, CA
Late 1940s black full-length taffeta ball gown with Chantilly lace trim along the strapless bodice, an enlarged bow, a faux bustle in the back that is pleated and goes down three-fou...
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1940S Black Net Strapless Gown With Green & Pink Striped Taffeta Bodice Shawl
Located in New York, NY
1940S Black Net Strapless Gown With Green & Pink Striped Taffeta Bodice Shawl
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1940s COUTURE Black Floral Eyelet White Sunburst Detail Cocktail Dress
Located in Thiensville, WI
Vintage Couture c.1940's black floral eyelet cocktail dress. Black floral eyelet cutout fabric overlaid black rayon lining. Boat neckline. Extended shoulders. White sunburst design a...
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1940S Black & White Silk Organza Strapless Plaid Gown With A Giant Green Taffet
Located in New York, NY
1940S Black & White Silk Organza Strapless Plaid Gown With A Giant Green Taffeta Bow
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Vintage Ivory Organza Cut Work Summer Evening Party Dress 1940s 10-12
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Vintage ivory cotton organza cut work summer evening party dress or wedding gown from the 1940s. It's an amazing dress and will make a fabulous special occasion even more special. Dr...
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Long Dress Circa 1940
Located in Toulon, FR
Circa 1940 France Summer dress in cream silk crepe with patterns of grapes in pink, fuchsia, aubergine and sky blue. Sleeves three-quarter, closes on the front by a drape effect. Sl...
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1940S Black Sheer Nylon & Lace Fitted Cocktail Dress
Located in New York, NY
1940S Black Sheer Nylon & Lace Fitted Cocktail Dress
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1940s Opera Coat
Located in Watermill, NY
A gorgeous black moire long opera coat. It has 15 round self covered buttons and loops closing up the front. The skirt portion is A line to the hem. It is lined in black and has an...
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Vintage 1940s Beaded and Sequined Tulle Evening Gown
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Vintage 1940s beaded and sequined tulle evening gown. This beautiful dress was made in England, rare because it's from the 1940s when war rationing made dressmaking almost non existe...
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1940s Vintage Copper Peach Sequin Illusion Bodice Evening Dress & Shawl Wrap
Located in Portland, OR
This is a very pretty vintage 1940's evening dress with a sweetheart neckline and full, flowing skirt. This copper or dark peach rayon crepe dress has sequins on the bodice and it co...
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1940s Lilli Ann New Dress
Located in Watermill, NY
A rare unworn 1940s dress in bright purple silk from Lilli Ann. It has an asymmetrical front neckline, a dipped V in back and short sleeves cut in one with the bodice. The straight...
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1940s Koret Maroon Sequin Evening Arm Bag
Located in San Francisco, CA
1940s Koret rare maroon handbag sold at Neiman Marcus. The bag is structured two be worn on the arm used for dancing in night clubs. The body of the bag is entirely decorated with br...
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1940s Silk Dress with Applique Flowers
Located in Watermill, NY
A fabulous little black silk 1940s dress. It has a V neckline, elbow length sleeves, shoulder pads and a front peplum. The bodice front has 2 large self covered buttons with finely...
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1940's JACQUES FATH navy blue satin coat dress
Located in San Fransisco, CA
Very rare navy satin coat dress designed by Jacques Fath for Joseph Halpert dating to the 1940's. Best fits a size 4. Approximate measurements: shoulders 15", bust 34.5", waist 26", ...
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Vintage 1940s Novelty Ribbon Print Dress
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Stefney Vintage 1940s Novelty Ribbon Print White Rayon Dress Estimated Size: UK 10-12/ US 6-8/ EU 38-40. Please check measurements. Bust - 36” / 91cm Waist - 28” / 71cm Hips - Free...
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Vintage Black Crepe Dress with Sequin Detail
Located in London, GB
A black crepe dress with sequin trim by Schroder Wulf. This dress is sleavless with a round neckline, a bow at waist leval and asymetric layers . It is fully lined.
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1940s Black Cocktail Dress with Cap Sleaves
Located in London, GB
A chic vintage cocktail dress with a layered skirt and cap sleaves. The dress opens with fabric covered buttons at the front , and has an attractive stitched collar.
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1940s Demi Couture Navy Blue + Pale Pink Short Sleeve 40s Vintage Gown / Dress
Located in Chicago, IL
Beautiful vintage 1940s demi couture navy blue and light pink short sleeve crepe gown! Features a gathered sweetheart neckline with pale pink lace above the bust. Pale pink ruffle al...
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Fred Perlberg 1940s Black and Gold Chiffon Evening Dress with Matching Gloves
Located in London, GB
This arresting Fred Perlberg late 1940s or early 1950s black chiffon evening dress with matching gloves is designed to turn heads on the dance floor. Part of its 'creator's lovingly ...
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1940s Black Full Length Rayon Dress with Gold Deco Beadwork
Located in London, GB
This elegant 1940s black silk crepe full length evening dress is unlabelled and its origin is unknown; however, it is clearly of excellent quality and beautifully made. The dress is ...
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Vintage 1940s Ivory Crepe Dress
Located in London, GB
A chic vintage crepe dress dating from the 1940s. The dress has a v neckline , short sleaves and pleats. There is sequin detail at waist leval front and back.
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