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"Sylvie"

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
(a–d, f, g) Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini)
Designer:
(e) Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, 1890–1973)
Date:
spring/summer 1951
Culture:
French
Medium:
(a, b) silk (c) silk, leather (d) silk (e) silk, cotton (f, g) silk
Dimensions:
(a) Length at CB: 13 in. (33 cm) (b) Length at CB: 29 in. (73.7 cm) (c) Length: 26 in. (66 cm) (d) Length at CB: 44 in. (111.8 cm) (e) Width: 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Byron C. Foy, 1953
Accession Number:
C.I.53.40.24a–h
Not on view
Marking: [label] (a) "Christian Dior/Paris/Made in France"
[label] (e) "Schiaparelli/21 Place vendôme/Paris/Made in France."
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