Lot 142: The Marit Allen Collection of Foale & Tuffin
June 8, 2010
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: The Marit Allen Collection of Foale & Tuffin Fashion, lots 142-158 An important Foale & Tuffin black and white checked wool 'mod' suit, 1964, labelled, comprising double breasted jacket with sharp lapels in chequer-board weave, the matching bias cut skirt with larger scale checks, chest 92cm, 36in, waist 66cm, 26in; together with a copy of a Duffy fashion photograph taken in the 1960s of a model wearing the gown, (3) Marion Foale is photographed wearing an identical jacket on the cover of the book which accompanied the London Fashion Museum's Exhibition `Foale & Tuffin The Sixties. A Decade in Fashion' by Iain R.Webb. Exhibited: London Fashion Museum.