Cocktail dress

Design House: House of Balenciaga
(French, founded 1937)

Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Date: ca. 1960
Culture: French
Medium: silk, synthetic
Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 in. (101.6 cm)
Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. Edward G. Sparrow, 1969
Accession Number: 2009.300.467

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