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Cocktail dress

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini)
Retailer:
Hattie Carnegie, Inc. (American, 1918–1965)
Date:
fall/winter 1953–54
Culture:
French
Medium:
(a, b) wool (c) silk, semi-precious stones
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Byron C. Foy, 1955
Accession Number:
C.I.55.76.18a–c
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Hattie Carnegie, Custom made"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Bare Witness," April 2, 1996–August 18, 1996.

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