1940's Retro Knit Peplum Jacket

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Unusual multi peplum jacket from the 1940's. Large extended shoulders and constructed of an unusual reverse loop knit fabrication. The decoration is heavily dimensional and is reminiscent of the the looped letters decorating Varsity jackets in the period...like a tightly woven terry cloth.
Jacket has an interior panel with hidden closures at waist. Unusual and graphic in deep navy and cream light weight boucle (rayon/wool). A great versatile separate that can be worn with a myriad of bases. 1940's USA.
Length 16" to waist, 27" to peplum,
26" waist overarm 30.5" measure. Small size 2-4
Excellent condition.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU46235306
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 17 hours

Located in New York, NY

More from this Seller

Jean Charles de Castelbajac Stretch Twill Riding Jacket
Jean Charles de Castelbajac Stretch Twill Riding J...
Jean-Charles de Castelbajac
Stretch black cotton twill riding jacket by Jean Charles de Castelbajac, Paris. Cool leather inserts on shoulder and inner sleeves. Fitted through waist, completely lined. Classic 3 sea...
Moschino Hybrid Blazer
Moschino Hybrid Blazer
Unusual schizophrenic jacket by Moschino, Italy. Coachella or Corporate depending on how you enter the room. Deep marine blue rayon crepe with a wonderful drape. Deep black fringe borde...
Midnight Blue Sequinned Evening Jacket, 1930s
Midnight Blue Sequinned Evening Jacket, 1930s
Midnight blue densely sequinned evening jacket with cap sleeves, deep armholes and fitted waist and peplum. Double breasted with hidden closures. Late 1930s. Excellent condition. Tota...
Soutache Embellished Capelet
Soutache Embellished Capelet
Unusual soutache ribbon embroidered capelet from the 1940's with a vaguely Victorian feeling. The flowing capelet is cut in fleshy pink wool gabardine with swirls of navy and black ribb...
1930's Art Deco Sequin Jacket
1930's Art Deco Sequin Jacket
Deep navy, jet and silvered sequin striped evening jacket on silk tulle base from the 1930s. Hook and eye closure at neck and waist. Small size, France 1930s. Excellent condition.
YSL Gold Studded Black Suede Jacket
YSL Gold Studded Black Suede Jacket
Yves Saint Laurent
Strong shouldered YSL heavy black suede jacket with gold stud adornments. Strong elegant proportions as only YSL can cut. Massive golden domed buttons edge up each cuff. 2 large slash ...
Yves Saint Laurent Black Suede and Calf Jacket
Yves Saint Laurent Black Suede and Calf Jacket
Yves Saint Laurent
Strong shouldered YSL black heavy weight suede jacket with shiny calf edging. Strong elegant proportions as only YSL can cut. Massive golden domed buttons edge up each cuff and down ce...
Halston Chiffon Tank and Beaded Jacket
Halston Chiffon Tank and Beaded Jacket
Halston
Halston 2 piece set. Black double silk chiffon tank top matched with a cotton tulle jacket with iridescent beading. The sheer overjacket is piped in silk satin and has no closures. The ...
Art Deco Crepe Blazer , Wonderful Graphics
Art Deco Crepe Blazer , Wonderful Graphics
Wonderful single breasted blazer in crinkle crepe with jet button closure. Very beautiful art deco print circa 1930s. Fully lined in black. Excellent condition.
Ann Demeulemeester Shawl Collared Classic
Ann Demeulemeester Shawl Collared Classic
Ann Demeulemeester
Ann Demeulemeester's slouchy menswear inspired one button jacket with shawl collar and strong shoulders. Lightweight gabardine in 84 rayon,16 wool blend. Slash pockets (unopened). Class...
Yves Saint Laurent Double Breasted Wool Jacket
Yves Saint Laurent Double Breasted Wool Jacket
Yves Saint Laurent
Yves Saint Laurent strong shouldered jacket of black wool whipcord with double breasted styling. Beautifully man tailored for loose fit, falling from strong shoulders. Fully lined, 1980...
Claude Montana Fringed Moto Jacket
Claude Montana Fringed Moto Jacket
Claude Montana
Claude Montana Moto Jacket with long fringe detailing falling from shoulder and back yoke. Double breasted with oversized shawl collar and long silver zipper ornamentation. The original...