Ball gown

Design House: House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer: Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini)
Date: spring/summer 1953
Culture: French
Medium: silk, nylon, glass, metallic
Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 3 in. (7.6 cm) (b) Length at CB: 50 in. (127 cm) (c) Length: 26 in. (66 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Byron C. Foy, 1955
Accession Number: C.I.55.76.22a–e

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