INGRID BERGMAN / GENE LOCKHART / JOSE FERRER. CHINON WOMAN'S GOWN COURT DRESS. WE SPECIALIZE IN OLDER VINTAGE MOVIE WARDROBE AND HAVE OVER 200,000 REAL MOVIE WORN ITEMS IN CURRENT INVENTORY!
WE HAVE 100'S OF LISTINGS! ALL ITEMS ARE MARKED WITH COSTUMERS I. The gown, which weighs an incredible 14 pounds, is done in a heavy brown woven tapestry material.It is fully lined in a light brown / tan linen or cotton. The gown has a V'd neckline with a center front insert done in a very light silk or satin damask with tiny bronze beads in a leaf design and around the floral design. The centers of the flowers have circles of tiny white beads forming the centers.
The upper edge of the center piece has a row of medium / large white pearls. The gown has a dark brown satin or silk shawl collar around the V, up and over the shoulders to a low V in the back.
The long VERY FULL skirt has quite a train and a hand loop for lifting it. There are 3 or 4 gathered points on the front and back of the skirt for shape - you can see them in the pictures. The material has a pattern of green, gold, and browns in a paisley pattern scattered throughout, however most have them have worn away. Enough of the pattern is there to either have them re-done, or applique over them with a similar paisley.
The hem of the gown has a wide ribbon of gold bullion trim with a center ribbon in rose and gold. The waist has a double row of the rose and gold bullion ribbon. The long sleeves have cuffs done in the brown satin / silk; are edged in the rose and gold ribbon and have pearl beads on the rose & gold ribbon. The gown is fully lined in a light brown / tan lightweight cotton and fastens in the back with hooks and eyes and large snaps. The gown is not marked with a size, however measures approximately a 36"37" bust; 28"/30 HIGH waist; 45" length in front from waist to hem and 64 1/2 length in the back from waist to hem of train!
JOAN OF ARC' (1948) starred INGRID BERGMAN; GENE LOCKHART; JOSE FERRER; FRANCES L. CARROLL NAISH; ALAN NAPIER and many others! Please keep in mind this gown is over 67 years old!I would recommend a professional cleaning. This is a beautiful collectable and needs to be seen to be appreciated. 99% of the time, with good communications almost any problem can be solved. Please keep in mind we sell Hollywood Wardrobe that is collectable. Please remember Communication is EVERYTHING because we will bend over backwards to help our valued customers.
The item "JOAN OF ARC (1948) CHINON WOMAN'S GOWN BEAUTIFUL MOVIE COSTUME" is in sale since Wednesday, April 08, 2015. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Wardrobe\Originals". The seller is "hollywoodmoviecostumes" and is located in Hesperia, California.
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