1950s Gothe coral print wiggle dress xs | vintage silk dress | JMC
Amazing 1950's dress by Gothe! Done in a jacquard silk printed with white and blue coral shapes. Deep v neckline, gathered bust and inverted v waist seaming. Slim skirt. Back metal zip. Fully lined in a quality white mesh fabric.
Gothe has designed clothes for many famous women, probably the most famous being the late Eleanor Roosevelt. She wore Gothe dresses at all three of the Inaugural Balls which followed the inaugurations of her husband, Franklin D. Roosevelt, as President of the United States. It is those gowns which hang in the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.
Size on tag: None
Fits like: xs
Condition: Very Good Vintage: tiny mend under left arm. Two small discolorations by bust.
Bust (underarm seam) : 35"
Hips: 37" (measured 10" from waist seam)
Total length: 39.5"