Evening ensemble

Design House: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937)
Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Designer: Aliata
Date: 1956–58
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CF (a): 53 in. (134.6 cm) (b, c): 4 1/2 x 10 in. (11.4 x 25.4 cm)
Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. Gerald F. Warburg, 1980
Accession Number: 2009.300.989a–c

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