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Embroidery sample for Christian Dior couture house
(c. 1950)

Medium
cotton, straw, pencil
Measurements
33.5 × 69.2 cm
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Accession Number
CT3-1993
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the Balenciaga archives, Paris, 1993
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Pale grey linen ground fabric with pencil out line design and various straws embroidered into the design.