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A Worth French Couture Velvet Dress and Bolero Circa 1950



Circa 1950 France Haute Couture evening set consisting of a dress and a bolero in black silk velvet by Maurice or Roger Worth from the early 1950s. Embroidery work on the shoulders, waist and bottom of the dress with black jet beads in volute drawings. Bolero with mandarin collar and small kimono sleeves. Front closure with 4 buttons covered with velvet. Bustier sheath dress with large cleavage and finely pleated skirt. Closure of the dress by zip and hook on the back. Tone-on-tone woven label in cream silk with Worth logo on the inside of the dress. Excellent condition of color and conservation. Dimensions: Equivalent French Size 38 Bolero: Height 34 cm Shoulders 42 cm Collar 15 cm Sleeve 13 cm Chest 95 cm Dress: Front height 132 cm Back height 124 cm Collar 14 cm Chest 93 cm Waist 70 cm Hips 97 cm


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  • Brand
  • Dimensions
    Marked Size: Equivalent French Size 38 (EU)
  • Style
    1950 (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Excellent Condition and Color.
  • Seller Location
    Toulon, FR
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU63337770751

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