Vintage Ivory Silk Cocktail Dress Provenance Elinor Simmons Malcolm Starr 1970s 40-35-48

$ 374.00 $ 499.00

Ivory silk faille is the basis for this unique vintage cocktail dress of the 1970s. It has very unusual princess lines and full back belted style. It has a back zipper. The deep V neckline is decorated with sparkly plastic crystal beads. The label is Elinor Simmons for Malcolm Starr. The dress has provenance, see below.

This was part of a collection belonging to Sonja Loew, a Czech who married theater magnate E. M. Loew and was fabulous for her generosity, outrageous outfits, and indecipherable accent. She is sitting next to Zsa Zsa Gabor in this photo.

Measurements: remember these are the item measurements, not the models measurements.

Marked Size: 16

Bust: 40”
Waist: 35”
Hips: 48”
Shoulder: 17”
Sleeve from underarm: 16.75”
Sleeve from shoulder: 23”
Length: 37”
Length (shoulder to waist): 17”
Length (waist to hem): 20”
  • CONDITION: Excellent