Lot 599: THREE EVENING GOWNS BY CHAUSEE D''ANTIN FOR BERIL JENTS, CIRCA 1965-1975
December 4, 2016
Woollahra, AustraliaLive Auction
THREE EVENING GOWNS BY CHAUSEE D''ANTIN FOR BERIL JENTS, CIRCA 1965-1975
Comprising; a floor length jersey & wool dress with high neck & contrastic geometric embroider to skirt in yellow, the second in tangerine silk chiffon, the third possible bridal with cutwork neckline & hem panels & matching coat (3)
NOTES: Beril Jents has been recognised as one of Australia''s leading Fashion Designers of the 20th Century, couturier to ha Kit, Elizabeth Taylor, & Vivien Leigh. These three dresses reflect Jents'' entrepreneurial move into a ready-to-wear collection inspired by French couture of the day.
The Collection of a Connoisseur, Sydney
All three gowns in excellent condition, the black wool with yellow emboridery with minor manufacturing flaws in embroidery to skirt, not noticable when worn, all three would benifit laundering
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