May 2013 Auction Ends Tuesday, May 21st, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 5/21/2013
Princess Diana velvet evening gown, worn for private entertaining circa 1985. With original ''Victor Edelstein / London'' label, gown was designed as a part of his winter 1985 collection. Long-sleeve emerald-colored velvet gown is inspired by the fashion sensibility of 1940's England. Handmade by Edelstein, who adorned the back and sleeves of the gown with large, faceted beaded black buttons he appropriated from a Victorian-era cape that he reportedly found in a Paris antiques market. Shoulders are padded and gown is designed to hug Lady Di's lithe figure, with ruched gathering to front midriff and rear hips to create curves. Lower portion of gown is cut slim with a slight train. Measures 34'' bust x 24'' waist. Near fine condition. With provenance from Christie's.
Sumptuous Velvet Gown Worn by the Famous Humanitarian and Fashion Icon, Princess Diana in 1985 -- Designed by Victor Edelstein
Sumptuous Velvet Gown Worn by the Famous Humanitarian and Fashion Icon, Princess Diana in 1985 -- Designed by Victor Edelstein
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Minimum Bid: $2,500
Final prices include buyers premium.: $52,417
Number Bids: 13
Auction closed on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
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