1940's Silk Crepe Leaf Applique Blouse

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Charming blouse with massive amounts of hand applique and embroidery work. Ivory silk satin "leaves" are applied on the navy crepe de chine base and reembroidered iwth silk knots. Fitted tucks at waist and shoulders. Hand embroidered scalloped edges.

Even buttons are self covered and embroidered. There is more handwork on this blouse than in most present day Haute Couture evening garments.

Excellent condition

Length: 21"

Waist 26"

Bust: 37"

Neck: 15"

Hip: 32"
Details
Place of Origin
France
Period
1950-1959
Condition
Excellent, slight tonal fading on bodice
Marked Size
6-8 (US)
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU11061946926
About The Seller
Address
Vintage Luxury
By Appointment Only
New York NY 00000
US
By Appointment Only
(646) 832-4619
1stdibs Dealer since 2009 Located in New York, NY