Evening ensemble

Design House: (a) House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937)
Designer: (a) Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea) (b, c) Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Date: fall/winter 1963–64
Culture: French
Medium: silk; (a) glass beading, metallic thread
Dimensions: Length (a): 40 in. (101.6 cm) Length (b, c): 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Wrightman, 1966
Accession Number: C.I.66.54.1a–c

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