30 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,125
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
EAST-WEST MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS (1967-1978)
A LEATHER JACKET
circa 1973, natural and coloured leathers, of multiple-piece construction, brass zip, with maker's East-West Musical Instruments, San Francisco, Leather Garments,
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Founded in 1967 by Norman Stubbs and David Warren as a musical equipment retailer, East-West diversified into the custom manufacture of leather clothing in 1968, attracting a dedicated following amongst the musical and artistic avant-garde.
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