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Two Geoffrey Beene Evening Ensembles, c1984

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Lot 0142 Details

Two Geoffrey Beene Evening Ensembles, c1984

The First: Sleeveless black jacquard dress with visible underlayer of yellow and black printed silk jacquard. Worn with quilted black velvet jacket trimmed with black braid.
Label: Geoffery Beene
Inventory No.: 729

The Second: Evening ensemble in cream silk with wide side stripe forming sleeve of jacket. The ensemble is edged with narrow bands of black and silver.
Label: Geoffrey Beene
Inventory No.: 729a,b

The Third: Quilted red silk taffeta coat with zig zag applique and edged with black large beads.
Label: Geoffrey Been New York
Inventory No.: 1191

The First:
Approximate Flat Measurements Across Front:
Chest: 16"
Waist: 16"
Hip: 17"
Shoulders: 10"
Length (underarm to hem): 26"

Approximate Flat Measurements Across Front:
Chest: 18"
Waist: 16"
Shoulders: 15"
Length (underarm to hem): 7"
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 22"

The Second:
Approximate Flat Measurements Across Front:
Chest: 24"
Waist: 24"
Hip: 24"
Shoulders: 24"
Length (underarm to hem): 18"
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 18"

Approximate Flat Measurements Across Front:
Chest: 15"
Waist: 17"
Hip: 19"
Shoulders: 11"
Length (underarm to hem): 53"

The Third:
Approximate Flat Measurements Across Front:
Chest: 25"
Waist: 30"
Hip: 34"
Shoulders: 19"
Length (underarm to hem): 23"
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 20.5"

The Geoffrey Beene Archive
Condition:The First:Overall condition is good with 4 buttons missing fromt the center front of dress. Bolero is in excellent condition. The Second:Overall condition is good with general soiling over cream panels espically around shoulders and back hem of dress.The Third:Overall condition is very good with two missing beads at right neckline.

The stated overall condition of the lot is based on the assumption that the wear is consistent with age and use. As everything is sold 'as is', we suggest that you request a more detailed condition report and additional photo. This can be obtained via the INQUIRE button or by email at couturecr@lesliehindman.com. Condition is a matter of opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact.
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Two Geoffrey Beene Evening Ensembles, c1984

Estimate $500 - $1,000Nov 20, 2019
Starting Price $250
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