Sybil Connolly 1960's Sculptural Signature Linen Maxi Skirt

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Sybil Connolly’s trademark is finely pleated Irish handkerchief linen, a labor intensive process hand pleating yards of fine linen into a yard of finely pleated fabric. Jackie Kennedy wore one her designs for her official White House portrait. This maxi skirt is from the 1960's in a gorgeous shade of aqua. The skirt consists of a front, back and two side panels with her signature horizontal pleating throughout and seams piped in matching silk. It has a 1" waistband, a side zipper and is lined in matching silk.
Excellent, appears unworn condition.

Waist 27"
Hips Open
Length 39"
Details
Designer
Sybil Connolly
Place of Origin
Ireland
Period
1950-1959
Material Notes
Linen, Piping, Seam, Shirring
Condition
New or Never Worn
Dimensions
39 in. L
99 cm L
Waist
27 in. (69 cm)
Length
39 in. (99 cm)
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU5112647343
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in New York, NY

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