A Paco Rabanne Couture Bolero in "Papier Fou" Called - France Circa 1981
Iconic quilted Bolero with fins in "Papier Fou" by Paco Rabanne Haute Couture dating from the first edition of 1981. This famous model is taken up by the Couture House in 1988, then in 1991 (look No. 21 of the 1991 show). Short bolero with front closure by two snaps and decorated with a matching bow tie. It is a synthetic material crumpled paper, revolutionary for the time, in silver and iridescent Tivek color of the Rainbow! Lining in raw taffeta and claw Paco Rabanne Paris. Some stains on the lining and patina of use of the Bolero with some cracks. Stable material. Good condition.
Dimensions: Equivalent size 36-38 France. Height 29 cm, shoulders 42 cm, chest 90-95 cm, sleeves 12 cm.
Bibliography: Catalogue of the Exhibition " Paco Rabanne ", Musée de la Mode de Marseille, 1995.