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Vintage for Valentines

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 142

TWO PRINTED CREPE CHIFFON PARTY DRESSES, c. 1923

Estimate: $400 - $600

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

2-pc crepe chiffon ensemble resist printed w/ pink, orange & blue floral on black ground c/o dress & jacket both w/ cutout flower appliques to necklines, jacket CF opening & sleeves, c. 1923, jacket L 30”, dress B 36”, W 38”, L 51”, (minor underarm discoloration, pulls, few tiny holes, light wear/fraying to appliques) very good; 1 silk crepe chiffon evening dress printed w/ large scale poppy motif in red, grey & lavender on cream ground w/ self ruffle to left front & draped self-band to drop W, c. 1932, B 44”, W 42”, L 42”, (few tears up to 1” at underarms, light discoloration at SH, few tiny holes, light stains up to 1”, 0.5” tear at lower CF seam, pulls, loose stitching CF W) good, (both shown w/ slips N/I) Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.

Condition

Good-Very Good

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Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.