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    Sale 5340

    Interiors - 20th Century Edition including Modern Design, Art, Fashion & Prints

    16 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 288

    CHANEL COUTURE
    A CREAM AND SHELL PINK BOUCLÉ SUIT

    Price Realised  

    CHANEL COUTURE
    A CREAM AND SHELL PINK BOUCLÉ SUIT
    comprising dress with pink silk top and bouclé skirt, together with matching jacket lined in pink silk, fastening with three rhinestone buttons
    25in. (63.5cm.) waist
    Labelled 'Creeds Toronto'


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    Bonded items such as this piece were imported to the US for couture buyers; to avoid paying duty, they were then exported to Canada and often sold there. The label would have been removed in this process.

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