Ensemble, House of Dior (French, founded 1947), silk, French

Ensemble

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Yves Saint Laurent (French (born Algeria) Oran 1936–2008 Paris)
Retailer:
Hattie Carnegie, Inc. (American, 1918–1965)
Date:
fall/winter 1959–60
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Chambers Hughes, 1961
Accession Number:
C.I.61.19a–d
Not on view
Marking: [label] (b) "Christian Dior, Paris/Automne-Hiver 1959/Made in France"
[label] (written) "101367 CPC Cyne/Hattie Carnegie/Veste Varieties"
[label] (a) "Hattie Carnegie, Custom Made"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Yves Saint Laurent: 25 Years of Design," December 6, 1983–September 2, 1984.

The Palace Museum, Beijing. "Yves Saint Laurent 1958–1985," May 7, 1985–July 14, 1985.

Musée de la Mode et du Textile. "Yves Saint Laurent, 28 Annees de Creation," May 30, 1986–October 26, 1986.