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Dinner suit

Designer:
Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, 1890–1973)
Date:
spring 1939
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Bettina Ballard, 1958
Accession Number:
C.I.58.7.5a, b
Not on view
Marking: [label] Schiaparelli/21, Place Vendome, Paris/Printemps, 1939
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Art of Fashion," October 23, 1967–January 1, 1968.

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