Quoted from the Daily Mail, dresses that will auctioned, including haute couture gowns that had been used Elizabeth Taylor. Among of that dresses among are designed by Chanel, Yves St. Laurent and Dior.
At least there are 400 fashion items that had been used Taylor's in last 50 years. The whole dress will be auctioned at Christie's auction house, New York, December 12, 2011.
Before the auction, hundreds of dresses exhibited in various countries. The tour for the dress which lasted for three months where some of them are to Los Angeles, London, Dubai, Geneva, Paris and Hong Kong.
At least 6,000 people had seen those beautiful dresses from the actress who died at the age of 79 years. Besides dresses, thousands of people could also see a variety of jewelry owned by Taylor.
Curator of Christie, Meredith Etherington-Smith describes that collections of Taylor will not just a regular fashion items. These dresses are a buried treasure from an amazing great actress.
"There are so many collections that are works of couture, created especially for Taylor by the designers who are close friends with her including Valention Garavani, Gianni Versace and Gianfranco Ferre," he said.
Considering how remarkable Taylor's fashion collections, the price of the dress of course is not cheap. For example, a yellow dress ever worn by Taylor when she married Richard Burton in 1964. That dress expected to sell starting at U.S. $ 40 thousand to U.S. $ 60 thousand.
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