• Fashion Through the Ages auction at Christies

    Sale 5945

    Fashion Through the Ages

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A GREY AND WHITE PUFF-BALL DRESS

    EISA, CIRCA 1951

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GREY AND WHITE PUFF-BALL DRESS
    EISA, CIRCA 1951
    of silk faille warp-dyed in charcoal grey, the wrapover bodice with three-quarter sleeves, the skirts hand smocked at the hips and releasing into a very large puff ball skirt, with original belt
    Labelled: Eisa (2)


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