Evening ensemble

Designer: (a, b) Madame Grès (Alix Barton) (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region)
Designer: (e) Bill Blass (American, Fort Wayne, Indiana 1922–2002 New Preston, Connecticut)
Date: late 1960s–mid-1980s
Culture: French
Medium: (a - d) silk (e) silk, synthetics
Dimensions: (a) L. at center back 60 in. (152.3 cm) (b) L. 70 in. (177.7 cm) (c, d) L. 10 in. (25.4 cm); heel: 3 in. (7.6cm) (e) L. 140 in. (355.5 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Chessy Rayner, 1997
Accession Number: 1997.116.20a–e

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