Versace polka dot dress & jacket, Spring/Summer 1991

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An iconic piece from the Gianni Versace Spring/Summer 1991 collection, the identical dress and jacket was modelled on the runway by Helena Christensen and worn in the campaign shoot by Linda Evangelista. Inspired by the 1960s, Versace used bold colours, patterns and Pop art prints throughout the collection including this monochrome polka dot print. The dress has a classic 60s shift shape with decorative pocket detail on the hip, while the long sleeved jacket features matching pocket detail and contrasting cuffs, with buttons fastening to the front.

Comprising of a long sleeved jacket and sleeveless dress
Constructed in a monochrome silk, cotton and rayon blend
Zip fastening to the rear of the dress and buttons to the front of the jacket
Excellent condition with the original labels, linings and fastenings
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated
Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress
All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece

Dress Bust: 90cm
Waist: 76cm
Hip: 94cm
Length: 92cm
Jacket Shoulders: 45cm
Bust: 92cm
Waist: 82cm
Hip: 95cm
Length: 83cm
Sleeve: Full length 62cm/Styled 48cm
Labelled Italian size 42 but we estimate this piece to be a UK size M
Details
Designer
Gianni Versace
Brand
Gianni Versace
Place of Origin
Italy
Period
1990-1999
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Marked Size
M (UK)
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU7242023733
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1stdibs seller since 2014
Located in London, GB

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