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"Red Dahlia"

House of Dior
(French, founded 1947)

Designer: (a–c) Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini)
Designer: (d–h) Hattie Carnegie (American (born Austria), Vienna 1889–1956 New York)
Design House: Hattie Carnegie, Inc. (American, 1918–1965)
Date: spring/summer 1952
Culture: French
Medium: (a–d) silk; (e) straw
Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 48 in. (121.9 cm) (b) Length at CF: 31 in. (78.7 cm) (c) Length: 26 in. (66 cm) (d) Head: 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm) (e) Diameter: 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Byron C. Foy, 1955
Accession Number: C.I.55.76.4a–h

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