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VINTAGE FASHION & TEXTILES from MUSEUMS

Wed, Apr 9, 2014 08:00AM EDT
Lot 328

TWO SILK JERSEY EVENING GOWNS, c. 1948

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
Both black, sleeveless & body clinging: 1 labeled Ceil Chapman, low scoop neck, festoon bodice draping, long skirt w/ side hem gathered into swag held by black sequined element, silk lining, B 33", W 24", L 56.5", (few small stains & many scatteredholes); 1 draped & ruched gown, a-symmetrical hem line, shop label "Stanley Korshak Chicago", possibly Ceil Chapman designed, B 34", W 27", L 60", (small tear & holes on seam); both fair.