17 - 18 July 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A CHRISTIAN DIOR BLUE-GREY, ORANGE, AND GILT-BROCADE SLEEVELESS LONG EVENING COAT,
LABELED 'CHRISTIAN DIOR PARIS PRINTEMPS-ÉTÉ 1978 stamped 010307'
Of a tunic style, made from obi fabric featuring an allover pine-leaf pattern
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A cocktail dress by Yves St Laurent for Christian Dior, dated 1958, is made of a nearly identical Japanese fabric, made under license for Daimaru Dior Salon (1953-63) and now in the collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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