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Suit: (a) jacket, (b) skirt, and (c) blouse
Suit: (a) jacket, (b) skirt, and (c) blouse
Date:
1966
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool, Silk Shantung
Dimensions:
69.9 cm (27 1/2 in.) length (center back, skirt); 63.5 cm (25 in.) waist; 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.) bodice
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.44.31a-c
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:

Loan: Balenciaga Exhibition, Fashion Institute of Technology, 1986
New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91

Bias-cut suit of wool in large check of camel, black, and white: (a) hip-length jacket; bracelet-length raglan sleeves; straight (b) skirt gathered into yoke at hip (c) button-front sleeveless blouse of black silk.