x ARCHIVED Blue Wool Draped Front Dress circa 1950s by Pierre Balmain
1950s deep blue wool dress with
pleated drape at neckline, bodice
and down to hip. By Pierre Balmain.
Collar gently folded at high neckline,
scarf drape tucks through at front
and has button accent....pleated
piece falls across and down bodice
and tucks in above faux hip pocket.
Button from hip pocket is missing
(the buttons are self-button, shank
back, one could be made). Small hole
under left arm and one at front of
skirt as shown...petersham
reinforced waist, fully lined in silk.
Back metal zipper. No stains, label
appears crisp...dress was likely
never worn. A rare piece of fashion
38" bust, 28" waist, 40" hips, 16"
bodice, 45" long, 18" sleeves