Pierre Balmain

PIERRE BALMAIN 1960s 1970s Vintage Beaded Goddess Evening Gown Maxi Dress Size S

This amazing vintage Pierre Balmain goddess evening gown from c. 1969 is crafted from a black jersey and features a keyhole neckline and beautifully beaded floral ornamental details in red, gold and green around neck and waist. Flared floor-length skirt. The dress closes with a back zipper and a hook and eye at the back of the neck. No material tag, 100% synthetics. The skirt is fully lined. Made in France.

Available reference pictures show similar Pierre Balmain designs from 1969.

CONDITION
Excellent. Minimal imperfections to the beading.

SIZE
Tagged size "44" - will fit a D 36, F 38, I 42, US 6, UK 10, SMALL

MEASUREMENTS (laid flat)
Bust 42,0 cm/16.5" plus some additional stretch
Waist 36,0 cm/14.2" (no additional stretch due to the beading)
Hips free
Length 154,0 cm/60.6"