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Medium
wool, silk, plastic (buttons)
Measurements
93.5 cm (centre back) 56.0 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
label, inside centre back neckline, woven in black silk on white silk: BALENCIAGA / 10, AVENUE GEORGE V.PARIS
label, inside centre back neckline, woven in red silk on white silk: MADE IN FRANCE
printed in ink on white cotton tape on reverse: 100877
Accession Number
D72-1976
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Lady Grounds, 1976
© Balenciaga
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Mid length, cream wool coat. The coat has a three quarter kimono sleeve that is translated across the front and back bodice in a high waisted construction line. High buttoning with no lapels, and a one piece tailored collar.