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Made in France, black with gold metallic braid, the blouson top ties loosely in the front creating a short rear tail; the wide pants, of silk chiffon, have elastic at the waist and cuffs, fan outfit creating the exotic look of the Near East.
Top labeled European size 38; Pants waist to hem 43 in.From the Personal Collection of the Late Israeli Film Actress Daliah Lavi
· Blessed with beauty and bursting with talent, the multi-lingual Lavi was truly an international citizen during the 1960s when she worked alongside such luminaries as Peter O'Toole, David Niven, and Woody Allen. One of her more memorable roles was in the James Bond spoof Casino Royale (1967). She also had a hugely successful career as a singer in Europe.
In her personal life Ms. Lavi enjoyed a 40-year marriage, her four children, and numerous grandchildren. At the time of her passing, she was a resident of Asheville, North Carolina.
Founded in 1961, Saint Laurent has been considered one of the world's most prominent fashion houses. Today a stylish ready-to-wear line is marketed as Saint Laurent Rive Gauche.
Pants in need of waist elastic replacement; top in good estate condition. Bidders understand that due to age and use, vintage textiles have flaws and losses that may not be apparent.
$200 - 400