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Ensemble: bodice (a), skirt (b), and belt (c)
Ensemble: bodice (a), skirt (b), and belt (c)
Date:
1948
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Bengaline And Velvet
Dimensions:
64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.) waist; 86.4 cm (34 in.) hem
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1982.18.1a-c
Acquisition Date:
1982-03-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Eloise Heidland

Exhibition History:

Cyril Magnin Tribute, 1984
New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91
Balenciaga and Spain, de Young Museum, 2011

Ensemble of black silk bengaline and velvet: button-front (a) bodice; long dolman sleeves; narrow revers; assymmetrical peplum gathered into natural waist longest at center back; straight, calf-length (b) skirt; (c) belt of black velvet trimmed with bow.