Lot 87
  • 87

Balenciaga Haute couture, Autumn-Winter 1957

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 EUR
Sold
12,500 EUR
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Description

  • Lace
A Marescot lace baby doll dress

Exhibited

A similar dress was presented during the Balenciaga exhibition at the Cité de la dentelle, Calais, from April 18th to August 31st 2015

Literature

Similar model presented in: 

Balenciaga: Magicien de la dentelle, Somogy Editions d'art, Paris, 2015, pp. 80-81

Catalogue Note

A portrait by Bernard Buffet showing his wife Anabel wearing a similar dress is kept in the collection of the Cristobal Balenciaga Foundation in Getaria, Spain.
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