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    Sale 5001

    Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion

    30 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 138

    NORMA KAMALI (B.1945)

    A 'SLEEPING BAG' COAT

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    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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