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Evening coat

Design House:
House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937)
Designer:
Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea)
Department Store:
Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1899)
Date:
fall/winter 1954–55
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Byron C. Foy, 1957
Accession Number:
C.I.57.29.8
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Balenciaga/10 Avenue George V, Paris"
[label] (under the cape collar) "Bergdorf Goodman on the Plaza, New York"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The World of Balenciaga," March 23, 1973–September 9, 1973.

de Young Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Balenciaga and Spain," March 26, 2011–July 4, 2011.

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