Rare Vivienne Westwood Boucher Corset From The Portrait Collection c.1990

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Very rare and highly collectible Vivienne Westwood corset of synthetic blend with a depiction of François Boucher's painting of Daphnis and Chloe printed on front panel. Shoulder straps feature classical motifs printed in gold and mauve and corset sides are of gold lycra fabric.

This Boucher corset from Vivienne Westwood's Portrait Collection of 1990 used the imagery of the 18th century to create a new version of the maitresse en titre of the French court. Westwood saw Boucher moved from the decoration of boudoir walls to corsetry.

Size Small (UK 8, EU 36)
Details
Designer
Vivienne Westwood
Brand
Vivienne Westwood
Place of Origin
United Kingdom
Period
1990-1999
Condition
Good
Marked Size
8 (UK)
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU1402690792
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Address
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