Christian Dior by Marc Bohan Haute Couture Ensemble, Autumn/Winter 1965
Worn by Olivia de Havilland to the London movie premiere of the movie 'Lady in a Cage' (1964).
Ensemble consists of dress, jacket, hat and shoes all made of the same red stylized weave. The jacket has a fold down collar, long sleeves and a center front button closure. The sleeveless dress has straps and an off-center zip down the back. The rounded square hat comes to a point at the center and the shoes have a small, self-fabric bow at the toe.
Label: Christian Dior / Paris / Automne-Hiver 1965
Haute Couture Unique ID Number: 129185 (dress), 129185 (jacket)
Hat and Shoe Label: Christian Dior / Paris
Approximate Flat Measurements Across the Front:
JACKET Bust: 18.5"Waist: 17" Hips: 17.5"
Sleeve (shoulder to hem): 19"Length (from underarm): 13"
DRESSBust: 17"Waist: 16" Hips: 21"
Length (from underarm): 29"
Shoes: No size label. Length from toe to heel: 9.5"
Provenance: Haute Couture and Hollywood Designs worn by Dame Olivia de Havilland.