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Evening ensemble

Design House:
House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937)
Designer:
Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Designer:
(c, d) Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Design House:
(c, d) House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Date:
fall/winter 1959–60
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1963
Accession Number:
C.I.63.46.2a–d
Not on view
Marking: [label] (a, b) "Balenciaga/10, Avenue George V, Paris/Model 56 - Fall 1959 Collection"
[imprint] (c, d) "Christian Dior crée par Roger Vivier - Paris"
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