Yves Saint Laurent

Sold - YVES SAINT LAURENT Fall 1976 Russian Collection Peasant Blouse & Maxi Skirt Size S

This rare Yves Saint Laurent set from A/W 1976/77, the iconic Russian Collection, comprises a peasant blouse and a floor-length maxi skirt. The blouse features a straight cut with a round neckline and incredibly full billowing sleeves with buttoned cuffs. It closes with a row of its original buttons and two hidden snap buttons at the front. The floor-length skirt features a generously flared cut and closes at the side with a sipper and a metal hook and eye. The main fabric is a beautiful wool challis (100% wool) in a deep true blue with an opulent graphic floral print in shades of turquoise, green, yellow, pink and orange. The top of the skirt is made from blue velvet. Both pieces are unlined. Made in France. Reference picture via L'Officiel Paris, 1976.

CONDITION
Excellent

SIZE
Both pieces are tagged "F 40" - both pieces run small and will best fit a small D 36, F 38, I 42, US 6, UK 10, SMALL

MEASUREMENTS (laid flat)

Blouse
Shoulders 38,0 cm/15.0"
Bust 48,0 cm/18.9"
Waist 50,0 cm/19.7"
Hip 50,0 cm/19.7"
Sleeves 63,0 cm/24.8"
Length 63,0 cm/24.8"

Skirt
Waist 35,0 cm/13.8"
Hip free
Length 111,0 cm/43.7"