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Jeanne Lanvin haute couture silver gown, Spring/Summer 1948

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This stunning strapless gown is a rare example of haute couture by Lanvin herself. Perfect for a formal event or a wedding dress, the gown is constructed in pure silk with an abstract floral motif and features a gathered neckline and internal boning. Oozing 1940s sophistication, this is a beautiful and timeless piece of fashion history. Haute couture with hand-finishing Constructed in silver damask silk Hook and eyes fastening to the side Excellent condition with some small marks and the original label, lining and boning 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 Bust: 86cm Waist: 78cm Hip: 130cm Length: 136cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size M

Details

  • Material notes

    Damask

    Silk

    Hook and eye

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    101129
  • Reference number
    LU7241581783

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