Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion

Christie's
30 October 2008, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 30.10.2008

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OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B1941) AN OFF-THE...

OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) AN OFF-THE-SHOULDER DRESS WITH HALTERNECK
OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) AN OFF-THE-SHOULDER DRESS WITH HALTERNECK late 1960s, printed crepe and suede, with designer's label, also labelled Quorum

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B1941) A TWO-PIEC...

OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) A TWO-PIECE 'MOON AND STARS' ENSEMBLE
OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) A TWO-PIECE 'MOON AND STARS' ENSEMBLE early 1970s, black rayon woven, with designer's label

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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THEA PORTER (1927-2000) A BOTTLE GREEN VELVET GREATCOAT IN ...

THEA PORTER (1927-2000) A BOTTLE GREEN VELVET GREATCOAT IN THE REGENCY STYLE
THEA PORTER (1927-2000) A BOTTLE GREEN VELVET GREATCOAT IN THE REGENCY STYLE 1970s, with three tiered collar and cuffs, with covered buttons, with designer's label

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £600 - £700

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B1941) A LONG-SLE...

OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) A LONG-SLEEVED DAY DRESS
OSSIE CLARK (1942-1996) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) A LONG-SLEEVED DAY DRESS early 1970s, tiered skirts, chiffon with Birtwell print, with designer's label

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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OSSIE CLARK (1942-1966) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B1941)

OSSIE CLARK (1942-1966) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941)
A MAXI DRESS
OSSIE CLARK (1942-1966) & CELIA BIRTWELL (B.1941) A MAXI DRESS early 1970s, moss crepe, with double, long, pointed collars, the skirts inset with Celia Birtwell print, with designer's label

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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ZANDRA RHODES (B1940)

ZANDRA RHODES (B.1940)
AN EVENING GOWN
ZANDRA RHODES (B.1940) AN EVENING GOWN late 1970s, black silk chiffon, with flowing sleeves and skirts of 'slash' printed chiffon, with designer's label

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £800 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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ZANDRA RHODES (B1940)

ZANDRA RHODES (B.1940)
A VOLUMINOUS, YELLOW WOOL MAXI COAT
ZANDRA RHODES (B.1940) A VOLUMINOUS, YELLOW WOOL MAXI COAT 1969, printed in red and green with combined 'Diamonds and Roses' and 'Knitted Circle' prints, trimmed with beaded cords, with designer's label

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008)

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008)
A TWO-PIECE 'SAFARI' SUIT
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A TWO-PIECE 'SAFARI' SUIT 1968, khaki cotton drill, laced at the breast, the knickerbockers with leather-bound buckles, with designer's label Rive Gauche (2

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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CHRISTIAN DIOR (1905-1957)

CHRISTIAN DIOR (1905-1957)
A COUTURE COCKTAIL DRESS
CHRISTIAN DIOR (1905-1957) A COUTURE COCKTAIL DRESS 1962, with glossy black sequin appliqué, with designer's label Automne-Hiver 1962 and ink-stamped 16510

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A 'RUSSIAN'-STYLE GREATCOAT ...

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A 'RUSSIAN'-STYLE GREATCOAT
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A 'RUSSIAN'-STYLE GREATCOAT 1980s, stamped velour, with knotched lapels, triple buttons and sleeves gathered tightly onto the elbow, with designer's Rive Gauche label

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A FOURREAU SHEATH DRESS

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A FOURREAU SHEATH DRESS
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A FOURREAU SHEATH DRESS 1990s, of purple and green splashed organza, with matching scarf, with designer's Rive Gauche label

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A SUEDE, BELTED COAT

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A SUEDE, BELTED COAT
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A SUEDE, BELTED COAT 1970s, with pony-skin panels and patch pockets, with designer's Rive Gauche label

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008)

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008)
AN EVENING WRAP
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) AN EVENING WRAP 1980s, ranch mink with tail fringe, with designer's label

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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CRISTOBAL BALENCIAGA (1895-1972) A COUTURE EVENING JACKET

CRISTOBAL BALENCIAGA (1895-1972) A COUTURE EVENING JACKET
CRISTOBAL BALENCIAGA (1895-1972) A COUTURE EVENING JACKET 1960s, of black silk gauze woven with a black spot motif, with sequinned ruffled fronts, with designer's label and canvas tag stamped 80436

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A VOLUMINOUS WRAP

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A VOLUMINOUS WRAP
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A VOLUMINOUS WRAP 1990s, of bottle green and black mohair, trimmed with black fur, with designer's label Yves Saint Laurent Fourrures

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008)

YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008)
A FLOWING MAXI DRESS
YVES SAINT LAURENT (1936-2008) A FLOWING MAXI DRESS circa 1990, printed Indian ikat cotton, with designer's Rive Gauche label

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922) AN IMPORTANT 'SATELLITE' CAPE

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) AN IMPORTANT 'SATELLITE' CAPE
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) AN IMPORTANT 'SATELLITE' CAPE circa 1965, glossy scarlet vinyl lined with synthetic fleece, fitted with heavy brass zip, with designer's label Créations Pierre Cardin Paris

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922) A FULL-LENGTH EVENING DRESS

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A FULL-LENGTH EVENING DRESS
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A FULL-LENGTH EVENING DRESS circa 1970, black wool with chromed metal cut out integral necklace, with designer's label Pierre Cardin, Paris, New York See also Page 5

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922)

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922)
'LA VIRGULE', NECKLACE AND COLLAR
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) 'LA VIRGULE', NECKLACE AND COLLAR 1969, chromed-metal links and wooden spheres, with impressed designer's mark Cardin

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922)

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922)
AN IMPORTANT NECK-PLATE
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) AN IMPORTANT NECK-PLATE 1966-1967, chromed-metal panels with acrylic hemisperes to neck and to pear-shaped terminal at navel, with impressed designer's mark Cardin

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922)

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922)
A CHILD'S TUNIC OF IVORY WOOL
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A CHILD'S TUNIC OF IVORY WOOL circa 1970, trimmed with a simple red heart, with designer's label

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922)

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922)
A PINAFORE SKIRT
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A PINAFORE SKIRT circa 1970, the straps of scarlet glossy vinyl with quilting, the skirt of navy wool jersey, with designer's label Pierre Cardin, Paris, New York

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922) A 'COSSACK' INSPIRED RED VINYL COAT

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A 'COSSACK' INSPIRED RED VINYL COAT
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A 'COSSACK' INSPIRED RED VINYL COAT circa 1970, with black quilted plastron and cuffs, with designer's label

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922)

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922)
A GREY LEATHER COAT
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A GREY LEATHER COAT early 1970s, trimmed in purple and fuschia pink leather, with ring pull zipper and ovoid pocket, with designer's label Les Vetements de Peau de Pierre Cardin, Paris , retailed by Bonwit Teller

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922)

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922)
A LEATHER PINAFORE DRESS
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A LEATHER PINAFORE DRESS circa 1970, black leather with metal buckle, with designer's label, Les Vetements de Peau de Pierre Cardin, Paris

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922) A SLEEVELESS DAY DRESS

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A SLEEVELESS DAY DRESS
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A SLEEVELESS DAY DRESS circa 1970, wool gabardeen, with black skirts and 'spade' shaped ivory bodice detail, with designer's label Pierre Cardin London Paris

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN, (B1922) A CAP-SLEEVED DAY DRESS

PIERRE CARDIN, (B.1922) A CAP-SLEEVED DAY DRESS
PIERRE CARDIN, (B.1922) A CAP-SLEEVED DAY DRESS circa 1970, wool gabardeen, the black skirts with spade-shaped fawn bodice insert, with designer's label Exclusively Designed by Pierre Cardin, Paris

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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PIERRE CARDIN (B1922) A BLACK WOOL BELL SHAPED COAT

PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A BLACK WOOL BELL SHAPED COAT
PIERRE CARDIN (B.1922) A BLACK WOOL BELL SHAPED COAT circa 1970, with white loop facings, with turned back cuffs, with designer's label Pierre Cardin, Paris, New York

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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ANDRÉ COURRÈGES (B1923) A CREAM FUN FUR COAT

ANDRÉ COURRÈGES (B.1923) A CREAM FUN FUR COAT
ANDRÉ COURRÈGES (B.1923) A CREAM FUN FUR COAT early 1970s, synthetic fleece with glossy vinyl latch fastening and trim, with designer's label

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 Oct 2008

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ANDRÉ COURRÈGES (B1923) A 'WET-LOOK' COAT AND MATCHING CA...

ANDRÉ COURRÈGES (B.1923) A 'WET-LOOK' COAT AND MATCHING CAP
ANDRÉ COURRÈGES (B.1923) A 'WET-LOOK' COAT AND MATCHING CAP circa 1970, orange vinyl with white zipper and press-studs, the shoulder applied with AC monogram in vinyl and wool, with designer's label Courrèges Paris Made in France

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 Oct 2008