Hat

Description:

Red leaf hat. Rounded conical hat of netting partly covered with red and pink silk leaves. Inside the hat, which has aspects of both a cloche and a toque, at the base of the crown, is a band of red grosgrain ribbon.

Sewn into the ribbon band is designer's label: "Balenciaga / 10 Avenue George V Paris".

Creator(s): Balenciaga, Cristobal
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1956
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
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Creator (Designer):
Balenciaga, Cristobal

Balenciaga, Cristóbal (b. Guetaria, Spain, 1895 - d. Valencia, Spain, 1972)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1956
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1956  
Description:

Red leaf hat. Rounded conical hat of netting partly covered with red and pink silk leaves. Inside the hat, which has aspects of both a cloche and a toque, at the base of the crown, is a band of red grosgrain ribbon.

Sewn into the ribbon band is designer's label: "Balenciaga / 10 Avenue George V Paris".

Physical Description:

Measurements: approx. 22 cm. wide; approx. 24 cm. front-to-back; approx 16 cm. from brim to top of crown.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1962.001.050
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc277030
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
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