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GEORGIA O'KEEFFE | CUSTOM BLACK AND WHITE PLEATED DRESS

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 USD

GEORGIA O'KEEFFE | CUSTOM BLACK AND WHITE PLEATED DRESS

GEORGIA O'KEEFFE | CUSTOM BLACK AND WHITE PLEATED DRESS

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 USD

Lot sold:

25,000

USD

GEORGIA O'KEEFFE


CUSTOM BLACK AND WHITE PLEATED DRESS


Black pleated silk dress with twin stand up collars in black and white, long black and white ties to neck and wrists, adjustable black silk belt interlaced through concealed holes in pleats, possibly hand-sewn by Georgia O'Keeffe.  


LITERATURE:

Possibly the dress illustrated in Wanda M. Corn, Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern, New York, 2017, pp. 79-80, described in those pages as lost


PROVENANCE:

The artist

By descent to the present owner

In overall excellent vintage condition, a few stitches loose, but holding.


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.