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

Evening dress

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Yves Saint Laurent (French (born Algeria) Oran 1936–2008 Paris)
Date:
spring/summer 1960
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Baron Philippe de Rothschild, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.619.8
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Christian Dior, Paris Printemps/Êté 1960"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Yves Saint Laurent: 25 Years of Design," December 6, 1983–September 2, 1984.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Infra-Apparel," April 1, 1993–August 8, 1993.

Related Objects

Evening ensemble

Artist: House of Givenchy (French, founded 1952) Date: fall/winter 1965–66 Medium: (a-d) silk; (c, d) leather Accession: C.I.67.53.7a–d On view in:Not on view

Clutch

Artist: House of Dior (French, founded 1947) Date: 1950s Medium: cotton, Lucite, rhinestones Accession: 2000.454.2 On view in:Not on view

Evening dress

Artist: Attributed to House of Dior (French, founded 1947) Date: ca. 1959 Medium: cotton, silk, plastic Accession: 1997.331.1 On view in:Not on view

Suit

Artist: House of Dior (French, founded 1947) Date: 1960–62 Medium: wool Accession: 1995.206.13a–c On view in:Not on view

Cocktail ensemble

Artist: House of Dior (French, founded 1947) Date: 1950–54 Medium: silk Accession: 1995.206.12a–c On view in:Not on view