30 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
JEAN PAUL GAULTIER (B.1952)
AN EVENING GOWN
mid 1980s, of purple neoprene lined in salmon pink, with high neck at front and plunging decolleté at rear, fastening with a zip and three substantial straps, with fish tail train, with designer's label
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Grace Jones is seen wearing a pink hooded version in 1986.
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