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House of Balenciaga
(French, founded 1937)

Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Date: spring/summer 1955
Culture: French
Medium: rayon, silk, linen
Dimensions: Tunic (a) Length at CB: 32 1/2 in. (82.6 cm) Skirt (b) Length at CB: 29 1/2 in. (74.9 cm) Hat (c) Width (brim): 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of M. Balenciaga, 1955
Accession Number: C.I.55.60a–c

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