Yves Saint Laurent

YVES SAINT LAURENT Fall 1976 Russian Collection 3 Pc. Suit Jacket Vest Skirt Size XXS

This instantly recognizable and very well documented vintage Yves Saint Laurent set from his iconic Fall 1976 "Russian Collection" comprises three pieces - a red wool jacket and skirt and a black velvet vest. The jacket features a stand-up collar, YSL's signature braided edges in black as well as black buttons, the fitted cropped vest features metallic gold trimmings and the most beautiful cone-shaped buttons with metallic gold cording. The flared midi skirt has hidden side pockets and closes with a side zipper and a metal hook and eye. Jacket & Skirt: 100% Wool, substantial weight. The jacket is fully lined, the skirt is unlined. Vest: 70% cotton, 30% rayon, fully lined. Made in France. A highly collectible set from Yves Saint Laurent's most iconic collection.

Reference pictures: Yves Saint Laurent Fall 1976.

CONDITION
Excellent with minor flaws. Please do note three small moth nibbles at the front of the jacket (see detail picture). Small imperfections to the fabric of the skirt (see detail pictures).

SIZE & MEASUREMENTS (laid flat)

JACKET
Tagged "F 34" - this equates to a D 32, I 38, US 0-2, UK 6, XXS
Shoulders 41,0 cm/16.1"
Bust 46,0 cm/18.1"
Waist 50,0 cm/19.7"
Hips 55,0 cm/21.7"
Sleeves 53,0 cm/20.9"
Length 67,0 cm/26.4"

SKIRT
Tagged "F 34" - this equates to a D 32, I 38, US 0-2, UK 6, XXS
Waist 30,0 cm/11.8"
Hips free
Length 72,0 cm/28.3"

VEST
Tagged "F 36" - this equates to a D 34, I 40, US 2-4, UK 8, XS.
Bust 42,0 cm/16.5"
Waist 39,0 cm/15.4"
Length 39,0 cm/15.4"