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Designer:
Pierre Cardin (French, born San Biagio di Callalta, Italy, 1922)
Date:
1971
Culture:
French
Medium:
(a) wool; (b) synthetics; (c, d) leather
Credit Line:
Gift of Pierre Cardin, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.25.7a–d
Not on view
Cardin developed the binary principle of the 1950s and 1960s Baby Doll in a chracteristically 1970s version. Thermometer-like pendants constituted a movemented outer cartridge to a glovelike interior garment. The high-waisted silhouette was starting to elongate in this period.
Marking: [label] "Pierre Cardin Paris/Tricots Pierre Cardin"
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