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Cocktail dress (a) tunic and (b) underdress
Cocktail dress (a) tunic and (b) underdress
Date:
1966
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Slub Silk, Satin, Lace, And Silk
Dimensions:
111 x 67 cm (43 11/16 x 26 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.44.429a-b
Acquisition Date:
1985-07-10
Credit Line:

Eleanor Christenson de Guigné Collection (Mrs. Christian de Guigné III), gift of Ronna and Eric Hoffman

Exhibition History:

New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91
Balenciaga and Spain, de Young Museum, 2011

Cocktail dress of pink slub silk, black satin, and black lace: sleeveless (a) tunic with very deep back v neck; large bow of black satin at point of center back v neck; flared hem; worn over sleeveless, knee-length (b) underdress of black and tan lace.