#ChristinaWuElegance Style 17819 Illusion bateau neckline, 3-length sleeves, and high illusion back are decorated with re-embroidered lace and scattered with matching beading. The bodice is all lace, and the skirt is a simple chiffon semi-A line. MATERIAL Chiffon & Lace SILHOUETTE Semi A-Line NECKLINE Bateau COLOR Navy, Sand, Blush
The Princess of Wales wore this Catherine Walker design on an official visit to India in 1992. This long black silk-crepe evening dress with an empire-style bodice was embroidered with diamanté paste. Ms. Walker tried to incorporate an Indian influence for the bodice decoration. Lot #39 was purchased by the Kate McEnroe, the head of American Movie Classics and raised $ 42,550 for Diana's charities.