1980s 1985 documented FRANCES HENEGHAN zebra silk dress small medium | new summer
A truly incredible documented Frances Heneghan/Gant Gaither dress from 1985! This stunning silk dress is done with Gant Gaither's famous scarf print of rainbow striped zebras that gradually get bigger towards the end of skirt. Square neckline, elastic waist and wide batwing sleeves. Comes with matching sash. Unlined.
*Gant Gaither was a one time Broadway producer turned artist who spent his summer at Grace Kelly's summer palace and produced lovely silk scarves. Frances Henaghan collabroated with Grant to make one of a kind wildlife inspired garments priced originally at $178 ($490 in todays money)
Brand: Frances Henaghan
Size on tag: 6
Fits like: Small/Medium
Condition: Excellent Condition
Bust (underarm seam) : 42" (but will fit a range of sizes since this has kimono type sleeves)
Waist at Ease: 25" (and up since there is a lot of elastic)
Total length: 46.5"
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable