Item v5030 ... Price: $1400 SOLD
An absolutely exquisite Madame Grés 1950's cocktail dress in ecru lace with metallic gold embroidery. Heart shaped bodice with gathered bust. Straps can be worn crossed in the front or back (left strap attaches at the front with hooks and eyes)Rear waist gathered at the point and weighted. Dress has a full skirt lined in organdy (shown here with a crinoline... not included). Dress is fully lined in silk taffeta. Side metal zipper. Bodice is boned. Interior waistband. Label reads, "Grés. 1. Rue de la Paix Paris." To see a close up of the bodice, please click here. To see the rear of this dress, please click here.
Size: (need help with your measurements? click here)
36" bust, 27" waist, full hips. Approximately 37" from underarm to hem.
Condition: In good condition. Some loose and tarnished embroidery threads. Seven pea sized holes in the lace. Hint of yellow at the underarms. A nickel sized orange spot as well as a smattering of tiny orange spots on the organza lining the front of the skirt (to see an exterior view of this area, please click here. To see an interior view of the spots on the lining, please click here).
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