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Guetaria, Spain 1895 – Javea, near Alicante, Spain 1972


  • To Paris, France 1937


Paris, France commenced 1937 – 1968

fashion house (organisation)

Evening dress [Model no 111] 1951 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Creation Notes: Autumn-Winter 1951 range
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, textiles dresses, wool crepe, de Labbey triacetate satin, metal fasteners

Primary Insc: Label, lining, right front, woven, black on white, 'BALENCIAGA/ 10, AVENUE GEORGE V. PARIS'
Dimensions: centre back length 119.2 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery Restaurant Funds 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.642