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    Sale 5001

    Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion

    30 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 143

    WORLD'S END (F.1981)

    A 'NOSTALGIA OF MUD' (BUFFALO) COLLECTION TOGA DRESS WITH 'MATISSE' PRINT

    Price Realised  

    WORLD'S END (F.1981)
    A 'NOSTALGIA OF MUD' (BUFFALO) COLLECTION TOGA DRESS WITH 'MATISSE' PRINT
    Worlds End, Autumn/Winter 1982-3, of green cotton printed in chocolate, with designer's label

    See also page 8.

    Please note that the bra illustrated with this lot is not sold with the toga but is a separate lot, 163.


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    The 'Nostalgia of Mud' collection was the first of Westwood and McLarens collections to be shown in Paris. The print on this example derives from Henri Matisse's Femmes et Singes series of lithographs, 1905-1907.

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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot does not include the bra top illustrated.