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Lot 1039Gres Black Lace Evening Dress
French, 1950s
An overdress of black Chantilly style lace, V-neckline and modified kimono short sleeve, bias full skirt, the underdress attached at bodice of black silk with chiffon overlay, strapless bodice with lime green velvet pleated border, the mid calf length skirt with applique band of same peaking at center front and wrapping round to drop at back and culminating in self bow to protrude through lace, size 8, labeled: Gres/Rue de la Paix/Paris.
Very good condition, some discoloration to velvet, pin holes in lining.

Sold for $570
Estimate $900-1,200

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