An Yves Saint Laurent avant-garde couture silk crepe dress, 1995, labelled, but not numbered, probably the prototype, with ‘Le Smoking’ style jacket panels applied to the skirt hem, bust 86cm, 34in
Good condition, with defile label, worn just for the show so incredibly fresh, closure with hidden zip at skirt hem, and button front jacket over. "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."