Pierre Balmain Haute Couture evening gown court presentation ensemble from 1953. Made from silk, cotton with embroidered glass bead, rhinestones pearl and sequin with flower floral embroidery in long dress strapless style with a matching stole. House of Balmain.
Evening dress [Side View] Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1950 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CF: 46 in. (116.8 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Garrick C. Stephenson, 1990 Accession Number: 1990.258.1