GIVENCHY NOUVELLE BOUTIQUE RED SILK-SATIN SUIT - BLACK VELVET BOUND BUTTONHOLE TRIM. Not for the timid at heart. This absolutely stunning Couture Suit is for the woman not afraid to make a Fashion Statement with the body to do it. The Label, 'GIVENCHY Nouvelle Boutique' dates this suit to 1980.
Measurements (laid flat): JACKET Underarm to Underarm 18" - Waist 14-1/2" - Sleeve 23" long - Length 23". SKIRT: Waist 13" - Hips 18-1/2" - Length 25" (3" hem could possibly be professionally lengthened as much as 2".
Provenance: Count Hubert De Givenchy, born in 1927, was a French Aristocrat and Fashion Designer who founded the House of Givenchy in 1952. Givenchy was best known for the wardrobe of Audrey Hepburn, both personal and professional. Additionally, he dressed Princess Grace Kelly, Jacqueline Kennedy, Gloria and Delores Guinness not to mention The Duchess of Windsor.