Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Dress

Design House:
House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937)
Designer:
Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Date:
1954
Culture:
French
Medium:
(a) wool; (b) leather
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Benjamin Shaw, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.258.5a, b
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Balenciaga"
Related Objects

Hat

Artist: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937) Date: 1950s Medium: synthetics Accession: 1995.319.1 On view in:Not on view

Coatdress

Artist: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937) Date: 1955 Medium: wool Accession: 1973.19.3 On view in:Not on view

Suit

Artist: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937) Date: fall/winter 1956–57 Medium: wool Accession: 1974.258.3a–d On view in:Not on view

Evening ensemble

Artist: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937) Date: 1960s Medium: cotton, feathers Accession: 1995.556.1a, b On view in:Not on view

Evening dress

Artist: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937) Date: 1960s Medium: silk Accession: 2001.308.3 On view in:Not on view