Leslie Hindman Auctioneers presents fall fashions Aug. 29

fall fashions

Christian Dior black and white silk strapless Odette gown, 1953, labeled ‘Christian Dior,’ no size. Estimate $4,000-$6,000. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers image

CHICAGO – In tune with the change of seasons, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers will focus on women’s fashions on Wednesday, Aug. 29, with a Vintage Couture and Luxury Accessories auction in the morning and a Fall Fashion session that afternoon. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

The Vintage Couture and Luxury Accessories sale will begin at 10 a.m. Central Time/11 a.m. Eastern.

Topping the sale catalog is a stunning Christian Dior black and white silk Odette gown from Autumn/Winter 1953. The strapless gown (above) is multilayered with an interior boned bodice, a full A-line skirt with back inverted pleats and a back zip closure. The gown is labeled “Christian Dior” and has a tape number 38364. It is expected to sell for $4,000 to $6,000.

A Galanos gold lamé and black tulle evening gown having a gold sequin empire waistband and spaghetti straps comes with a matching open front bolero jacket. Labeled “Galanos,” the outfit has a $1,000-$2,000 estimate.

fall fashions

Galanos gold lamé and black tulle evening gown and jacket, dress labeled: ‘Galanos,’
no size. Estimate $1,000-$2,000. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers image

Handbags abound in the auction, led by a Chanel black lambskin quilted tote bag from 2004-2005. It features goldtone hardware, tan contrast stitching, dual leather woven chain shoulder straps, front and back exterior pockets, a top interior snap closure and one interior zip pocket (est. $1,800-2,800).

fall fashions

Chanel black lambskin quilted tote bag, 2004-2005, 11¾in x 9in x 3½in; strap drop: 10½in.
Estimate $1,800-$2,800. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers image

An Iradj Moini ruby and gemstone necklace is festooned with many strands of rutilated quartz (est. $1,500-2,500).

fall fashions

Iradj Moini ruby and gemstone necklace with case, stamped ‘Iradj Moini,’ 30in x 4in. Estimate $1,500-$2,500. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers image

The Fall Fashion and Accessories auction features a Chanel red boucle skirt suit (est. $200-$400).

fall fashions

Chanel red boucle skirt suit, labeled ‘Chanel,’ size 40. Estimate $200-$400. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers image

A signed Judith Leiber black and silver leather bag with silvertone hardware and decorative silver and rhinestone front flap turn clasp also has a $200-$400 estimate.