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Evening ensemble

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

Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Designer: (c, d) Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Design House: (c, d) House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Date: fall/winter 1959–60
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length (a): 57 1/4 in. (145.4 cm) Length at CF (b): 38 in. (96.5 cm) Length (c, d): 8 5/16 in. (21.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1963
Accession Number: C.I.63.46.2a–d

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