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Skirt suit
  • Skirt suit
    Balenciaga, Cristóbal, born 1895 - died 1972
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Skirt suit

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1958-1959 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Balenciaga, Cristóbal, born 1895 - died 1972 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven wool

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Veronica Cohen

  • Museum number:

    T.584:1, 2-1995

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Navy blue skirt suit of navy blue wool.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)


1958-1959 (made)


Balenciaga, Cristóbal, born 1895 - died 1972 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Woven wool

Marks and inscriptions

'Balenciaga, 10 Avenue George V, Paris'
Label; black on white; inside back collar

Number hand-written on back of label; not very clear

Object history note

Registered File number 1995/1051.

Descriptive line

Jacket and skirt, navy blue wool, Cristóbal Balenciaga, France, 1958-59.






Fashion; Women's clothes

Production Type

Haute couture


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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