Jo Mattli was an Italian couturier who opened his atelier in London in the 1930s and was at the height of his prowess in the 1950s.
The V&A Museum and the Fashion Museum in Bath both have examples of his work in their collections as well as sketches and press books.
100% silk Organza
Made in Italy.
Long see through Organza sleeves. 23″.
44″ length. 36″ chest
Embroidered ribbons sewn on in bands.
Right out of the 1950s.
Very good vintage condition, except for a teeny hole under the arm.
Real statement piece, which looks fabulous on
Perfect as part of a vintage fashion collection..