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Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Yves Saint Laurent (French (born Algeria) Oran 1936–2008 Paris)
Retailer:
Hattie Carnegie, Inc. (American, 1918–1965)
Date:
fall/winter 1959–60
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Dimensions:
Length at CB (a): 33 3/4 in. (85.7 cm) Length at CB (b): 16 7/8 in. (42.9 cm) Length (c): 30 in. (76.2 cm) Length (d): 44 1/4 in. (112.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Chambers Hughes, 1961
Accession Number:
C.I.61.19a–d
Not on view
Marking: [label] (b) "Christian Dior, Paris/Automne-Hiver 1959/Made in France"
[label] (written) "101367 CPC Cyne/Hattie Carnegie/Veste Varieties"
[label] (a) "Hattie Carnegie, Custom Made"
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