A Jean Desses couture draped chiffon cocktail dress, 1958, white on black label, indistinct number, with boned, strapless bodice, draped cascading back panels which attach to the hem, bust 92cm, 36in, waist 71cm, 28in
One of the corset struts is protruding (minor). The right cascading panel needs partially re-attaching at the bodice and there are a few small holes here also. Overall the dress is good condition. Bodice has been taken in at the bodice to the right of the zip closure. zip is defective. "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."