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Black Waxed Satin Trapèze Bolero & Skirt by Vatan Couture France Circa 1960



Circa 1958 - 1962 France Amazing Japanese skirt and bolero set in black waxed satin from the House of M.A Vatan in Dijon dating from the early 1960s. Loose bolero with small officer collar and short sleeves Kimono. Obvious reference to the revolution operated in fashion by Yves Saint Laurent and Cristobal Balenciaga, especially with the Trapeze line in 1958. Beautiful blousante back dress obtained by plumbs in the hem of the bottom of the Bolero. Straight skirt high waist with side pockets stucturing the hips. Zipper in the back. Bolero lined with black satin and label indicating Couture M.A Vatan Dijon. All sewing finishes are done by hand. No defects to note. Very good condition of color and conservation. Dimensions: Equivalent size 38 France. Bolero height front 37 cm, back 47 cm, shoulders 41 cm, chest 90 cm, sleeves 31 cm, bolero amplitude 100 cm. Skirt height 82 cm, waist 67 cm, hips 95 cm, bottom of skirt 104 cm.


  • Dimensions
    Marked Size: Equivalent French size 38 (EU)
  • Style
    1960 (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very Good Condition and Color.
  • Seller Location
    Toulon, FR
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU633314141962

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