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1930s blush pink silk charmeuse gown with angular lace overlays. The fine lace repeats at the cascading shoulder flounces that fall from braided charmeuse shoulder straps. Self belt with jeweled buckle, covered button and loop closures at center back. Excellent condition with only discreet wear to the antique textiles. Measures bust 35", waist 25", length 56".
Lace & charmeuse
$2,880 / AN005-001
1920s beautifully tailored high-style soft green wool flannel dress with impressive silk braid and mink frog closures. The relaxed fit will suit a variety of sizes, measures about 38" bust, 32" waist, 45.5" length, 20" sleeves. Condition is excellent.
20's silk braid
$1,950 / AN005-002
Dimensional tape lace florals climb all around the sleeveless bodice of this 1930s silk chiffon gown. The eyelet lace is lightly beaded in matte sequins and clear seeds. Narrow chiffon straps and matching petite bow waist, hidden side zip. Bust 35”, waist 27”, front length 60”, few inches longer at back. Excellent condition.
30's tape lace
$5,250 / AN005-003
This regal silver tulip brocade gown is labeled Elizabeth Arden and likely dates to the 1940s (Charles James designed for Arden in the 40s). Sublime construction, with 16 boned panels in the bodice alone. Cotton interior. Zipper's metal teeth pulled from fabric in a spot, though it still works, we’ll replace on request. Condition is excellent with only discreet wear. Bust 37", waist 27", front length 59", rear length 70".
$7,800 / AN005-005
Gold and rhinestone beaded black silk georgette flapper dress. Glass fringe skirt and hem. Sleeveless. Beadwork is repeated at back. Unrestricted, flapper-style fit (approximate 39” column through bust and waist) length is 49”. Condition is excellent.
20's fringe flapper
$2,250 / AN005-006
Early 1930s beautifully tailored sleeveless silk chiffon evening dress with dramatically staggered hemline, and a thick blue glass art-deco pair of the most spectacular dress ornaments we have seen. Opens at side. Measures bust 35”, waist 28“, and about 59” length at longest. Condition is excellent. A wonderful transitional dress with 1930s fit and 1920s flair.
Art Deco in blue
$3,540 / AN005-007
Art Deco sleeveless glass-beaded silk gown with chiffon skirt training a bit behind the gown, and dual floating panels training further behind (easily shortened if you prefer a less dramatic length). Hidden side closures, silk lined. Bust 37”, waist 28”, length 60” at front, back is several inches longer. Condition is excellent
$5,200 / AN005-008
Magnificent vampy 1930s art deco gown in midnight blue silk satin and gray silk georgette, with beautifully curving ruched satin trims. Bodice neck and armscyes are edged in satin piping. Silk lined. Side metal zip and hook & eye closures. Measures bust 35”, waist 27”, length 61” at front, 64” at back”. Excellent condition.
Vampy art deco
$8,950 / AN005-009