60s rare PHILIPPE VENET gold wool metallic brocade minimalist mod zipper winter COAT cream vintage 10 1960s

$ 289.00

Rare Philippe Venet Boutique Paris gold brocade minimalist coat. Fabulous to wear as well as a wonderful design inspiration piece.

Cream wool shot through with metallic. Large front patch pockets and front metal zipper. Fully lined. Classic lines. This looks totally modern today like it just stepped off the runway. French chic.

Excellent vintage condition , no stains or holes. Material has tufted pilling throughout which could be improved with a cleaning.

Measures :

bust= 44
hips= 50
shoulder= 16
sleeve= 21
length= 35

Made in France


Some more info on the designer from the VFG site :

Philippe Venet (b. 1931) served as an assistant to Elsa Schiaparelli before her house closed in 1954. He also served as a designer and tailor for Givenchy, then opened his own house in 1962. Venet was known for his beautifully tailored coats. His perfumes were Couture pour Elle and Eau de Couture. His house closed in 1994.