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Spring Sartorial Spectacular

Wed, Apr 24, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 101

FOUR DEWEESE & CATALINA BATHING SUITS, CALIFORNIA, LATE 1940-1950s

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$2,000 $100
$5,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$20,000 $1,000
$40,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$500,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $25,000

1 red wool blend, label “DeWeese Design, Los Angeles, California”, B 34”-36”, W 26”-28”, L 24”, (bra cups dried out); 1 red & forest green fine cotton plaid w/ white cotton pique straps, piping, waistband & bow, puckerette back, B 32”-34”, W 22”-24”, CFL 20”, (0.5” hole left B, light wear to halter strap); 1 black & white cotton blend w/ purple gladiolus print, label “Catalina, Los Angeles, California ” & “California Hand Print”, B 30”-34”, W 26”-28”, CFL 20”, (some light color transfer around floral motif, minor wear); 1 peacock blue satin & spandex, label “Catalina, a California Creator”, B 34”, W 26”, L 28”, (some minor fading, few thread pulls) all good-very good.

Condition

Good-Very Good

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