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Audrey Hepburn’s Givenchy Dress Sold For Nearly $100,000 at London Auction

Givenchy dresses worn by Audrey Hepburn, including the outfit in black lace, second left, that she wore in the 1966 film 'How to Steal a Million', exhibited amongst dozens of garments and personal items once belonging to the Hollywood star. /  AP Photo/Francois Mori.

The black cocktail dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in ‘How to
Steal a Million’ has sold for nearly $100,000 at auction. Kerry Taylor Auctions
says the Chantilly lace dress sold to an anonymous bidder for about
It was one of 40 items from Hepburn’s wardrobe sold off by her
friend Tanja Star-Busmann. The auctioneer said Tuesday’s sale made a total of
268,320 pounds. It says half of the net proceeds will go to The Audrey
Hepburn Children’s Fund.