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Woman's Evening Dress

French
1960–61
Designed by Cristóbal Balenciaga (Spanish (active in France), 1895–1972)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

134.6 cm (53 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1070a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Floor-length dress of aqua silk chiffon, bodice embroidered all over with aqua plastic sequins, and pair of sleeves, also covered with sequins (not attached), along with extra chiffon and sequins.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Kennedy