Christian Dior by Marc Bohan Haute Couture ensemble, Autumn-Winter 1961
Worn by Dame Olivia de Havilland
Ensemble consists of dress, jacket, scarf and hat. The main seams of the ensemble are sewn by machine while the inside, finishing stitches are done by hand. The main fabric is a loosely woven grey wool. The jacket has a notched collar, long sleeves and a center front two-button closure. The a-line skirt is connected to a sleeveless grey silk bodice and closes down the center back with a zip. The scarf is made of matching grey silk chiffon and the hat is made with a thin brim and gathered on one side.
Label: Christian Dior / Paris / Automne-Hiver 1961
Haute Couture Unique ID Number: 111340 (jacket)
Hat Label: Christian Dior / Paris
Dress and scarf are unlabelled. Approximate Flat Measurements Across the JACKET
Shoulder: Bust: 18"Waist: 16.5" Hips: 17.5"Length (from underarm): 12"
Length (from underarm): 32"
9" W x 44" L
Provenance: Haute Couture and Hollywood Designs worn by Dame Olivia de Havilland.