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Evening ensemble

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

Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Date: fall/winter 1946–47
Culture: French
Medium: silk, cotton, jet
Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 19 in. (48.3 cm) (b) Length at CB: 46 in. (116.8 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. John Chambers Hughes, 1958
Accession Number: C.I.58.34.27a, b

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