Surrealist Evening Purse by Christian Lacroix Circa 1995/2000
Evening purse or shoulder bag in black fluted silk faille signed by Christian Lacroix with its cover and dating from the late 1990s. Amazing architectured work in the form of a violin freely inspired by the 40s and Surrealism as Salvador Dali or Elsa schiaparelli. The ornaments of golden balls and applique of giolden brass beads on the flap, recall the work of Jean Cocteau or Christian Bérard. Label Christian Lacroix Paris printed gold on black faille on the pocket inside the purse. Purse probably never used because as new. Excellent condition of color and conservation.
Dimensions: 23 cm high X 19 cm wide. Handle 16 cm. Shoulder strap 54 cm