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Evening dress

House of Balenciaga
(French, founded 1937)

Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Date: 1938–39
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 52 1/4 in. (132.7 cm) Total Length (b): 29 in. (73.7 cm) Length at CB (c): 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Janet Chatfield-Taylor, 1962
Accession Number: C.I.62.4.3a–c

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