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    Sale 5420

    20th Century Fashion & Accessories

    4 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 416

    EVENING WRAPS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    EVENING WRAPS
    a large blue crushed velvet evening stole trimmed with faux mink, 1980s; a purple feather boa with a purple tassel; and a black chiffon stole (4)


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    Saleroom Notice

    The fringed stole has been replaced by a Yoji Yamamoto tote bag.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF MAXINE VAN CLIFFE ARAKAWA
    Maxine Van Cliffe has been an inflential stylist in Japan since the 1970s, working with all the major Japanese cutting-edge designers such as Issey Miyake, Yoji Yamamoto and Hana Morae, for whom she worked as Fashion Show Director for twenty-three years. For eight years she was Christian Dior's catalogue advertising and style director in Japan.

    Throughout she has collected key outfits and accessories, a selection of which is presented here.