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Pierre Balmain (French, 1914–1982)
105.41 cm (41 1/2 in.)
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Black silk taffeta cocktail dress. Shallow scoop neckline, fitted bodice with underarm gussets and set-in full-length sleeves with button and loop closures, and layered petal skirt to just below the knee.
Purchased from Dior Paris and worn by donor
Gift of Georgianna Powell