Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object Number 1986.011.0005 ab
Object Name Ensemble, Dress & Jacket
Creator Balenciaga
Creator (when more than 1) Balenciaga, Cristobal, 1895-1972
Date 1960-1965
Culture French
Description Hot pink satin ballgown, black lace jacket. Dress: sleeveless, scoop neck, slight empire waist with self belt attached, long floor length skirt, columnar, fuller in back. Jacket: 3D lace, collarless, 3/4 sleeves, waist length, 2 applied satin ribbon bows center front.
Material Satin/Lace
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Role Creator 2 Designer
Credit line in memory of Margaret Whitney Thompson by her daughters Varney T. Elliott and Rosemary T. Franciscus
Label LABEL; Balenciaga