London, South Kensington
4 March 2008
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)
Christies, 29 June 1993, lots 69 and 71.
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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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