A Christian Dior slubbed wool-mix cocktail dress and bolero, 1958, Dior for Export label numbered 18082 and size 14, the dress with empire-line bustier bodice overlaid with large bow, integral tulle corset, the matching bolero with deep fichu-like collar and bow-twists at the shoulders, bust approx 86cm, 34in (2)
good condition, looks unworn, hem looks as though it was raised then re-lowered to original length "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."