4 March 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 625
OLIVIA DI HAVILLAND
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.