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    Sale 5001

    Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion

    30 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    RUDI GERNREICH (1922-1985)

    AN EVENING GOWN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    RUDI GERNREICH (1922-1985)
    AN EVENING GOWN
    1975, the black silk jersey sheath suspended at the neck from a sculpted aluminium choker by Christopher Den Blaker, with designer's label Rudi Gernreich for Bob Cunningham, retailed by Nieman Marcus


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    Pre-Lot Text

    RUDI GERNREICH
    (LOTS 46 - 58)


    Literature

    P. Moffitt & W. Claxton, The Rudi Gernreich Book, Cologne, 1991, p.215 (example illustrated)