Extremely RARE 1930s Silk Crepe Column Dress from Germaine Monteil
We can't believe our luck in finding this piece! It is in EXCELLENT vintage condition. The only other pieces by her currently for sale are $4000. Frankly, we like this piece better than those! It is a stunning piece perfect to wear to a gala or just to add to a collection. What a find!
Born in France in 1898, Monteil moved to the United States in the early 1930s. A high-end dressmaker as well as a cosmetician, she first established herself as a fashion designer.She made classic dresses with flaring circular or pleated skirts and slim silhouettes, and was renowned for her use of prints which appealed to the American market. In 1938, Monteil won a Neiman Marcus Fashion Award in recognition of her influence upon the fashion industry. This was the first year in which the awards were presented
All items are cleaned and kept in a smoke-free home. As with many vintage items, there may be slight spots or wear but anything major will be in description of item.
2-5 business days
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