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Cocktail dress

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini)
Date:
fall/winter 1950–51
Culture:
French
Medium:
(a) wool (b) silk (c) leather (d) nylon
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Byron C. Foy, 1953
Accession Number:
C.I.53.40.16a–d
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Christian Dior, Paris/Made in France"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and History: A Dialogue," December 7, 1992–March 21, 1993.

Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology. "Hattie Carnegie: An American Style Defined," February 13, 1996–April 27, 1996.

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