30 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
NORMA KAMALI (B.1945)
A 'SLEEPING BAG' COAT
1972-3, of padded nylon, with draw-string carry-bag, with designer's label
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Norma Kamali introduced down filled coats in 1972, in a sideways reference to her own life. After her divorce, she was obliged to sleep in a sleeping bag.
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