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LEONARD Fashion Paris Pink Purple Brown Geometric Print Silk Jersey Dress, 1970s

$975

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This is a stunning 1970s Leonard Fashion Paris jersey dress with one of their iconic vibrant geometric prints covering the top. The dress has a fitted cut through bodice with a natural waistline and long, slim sleeves. It is made of the finest pure silk jersey featuring one of Leonard's beautiful signature geometric prints in various shades of pink, purple, cinnamon and chocolate brown. Love the beautifully designed border around neckline, waistline and cuffs! Beneath the defined waist the skirt flares to a below-the-knee-length, made of a solid chocolate brown high quality "Tergal et Viscose" jersey with perfect drape. The design is unlined and closes at the center back with a hand set painted zipper. The fabric is signed throughout. Labeled "LEONARD FASHION PARIS Made in France". Tagged a vintage size "2. The fabric has stretch so the measurements below show the comfortable range. Léonard was founded when Jacques Léonard asked Daniel Tribouillard in 1958 to join the company as the designer of a new business, Léonard Fashion. In 1968, Tribouillard presented his first collection of printed silk jersey dresses with a slogan emphasizing the lightness of the fabric: "The Léonard Dress: 150g of happiness". Only a few years later, the House began to produce silk scarves, ties and perfumes. Léonard is known for their vibrant coloured floral and geometric prints. Excellent vintage condition. Shoulders: 41 cm – 16.14" Bust: 84 cm – 33.07" (darts; unstretched) Waist: 68 cm – 26.77" (unstretched) Hips: 102 cm – 40.15" Sleeve length: 57 cm – 22.44" Length: 107 cm – 42.12" Measurements for bust, waist and hips are taken flat across from side seam to side seam and then DOUBLED. Modern Sizing Equivalent: S Reference Photo: Leonard Paris for Bergdorf Goodman Advertising, Vogue U.S., September 1973.

Details

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  • Dimensions
    Marked Size: FR 2 (Vintage) (EU)Bust: 33.07 in. (84 cm)Waist: 26.77 in. (68 cm)Hip: 40.15 in. (101.99 cm)Shoulder to Hem: 42.12 in. (106.99 cm)
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Munich, DE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU785310853662

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    Ships From: Munich, Germany
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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