Gilda is a 1946 American black-and-white film noir directed by Charles Vidor starring Rita Hayworth in her signature role as the ultimate femme fatale.
The two-piece costume worn by Hayworth in the “Amado Mio” nightclub sequence in the film was offered as part of the “TCM Presents … There’s No Place Like Hollywood” auction November 24, 2014, at Bonhams in New York.
It was estimated to bring between $40,000 and $60,000. The costume sold for $161,000.
Rita Hayworth wearing the two-piece costume for Gilda (1946).
Photo by Bob Landry.