Evening ensemble

Design House: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937)
Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Date: 1959–62
Culture: French
Medium: (a) silk; (b) silk, glass, metal
Dimensions: Length at CF (a): 40 1/2 in. (102.9 cm) Length (b; front to back): 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Stanley Woodward, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.55.1a, b

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