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    Sale 5420

    20th Century Fashion & Accessories

    4 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 325


    Price Realised  


    an evening dress of silk chiffon embroidered with gold sequins and paillettes, by Marc Bohan, labelled Christian Dior Paris Automne-Hiver 1973, numbered '002876', with a pair of sandals of ivory satin; and an suit of ivory silk with ajoure detail, with gilt metal link belt, by Marc Bohan, labelled Christian Dior Paris Printemps-Ete 1974, numbered '003724' (2)

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    Dress worn for the People's Choice Award, sold with a photograph of Miss de Havilland wearing the dress. Suit worn for the opening of a Warner Brother retrospective of Robin Hood, made in 1937.

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    Christies, 29 June 1993, lots 69 and 71.