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Six Continental Mostly Sheer Silk Chiffon Scarves/Shawls

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
598
Sold for:
$225$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Six Continental Mostly Sheer Silk Chiffon Scarves/Shawls, 19th/20th century, including a 1950s ombre rose silk scarf, possibly House of Dior/Julius Garfinckel & Co., a cream-colored silk scarf, a light blue and cream-colored silk chiffon scarf with pastel paisley design, a striped silk shawl, and an abstract printed silk chiffon scarf, possibly English.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Dior/Julius Garfinckel & Co., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Chiffon, Headgear, Scarf, Shawl, Silk

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