Hat, Balenciaga

CAP WITH REMOVABLE HOOD

  • Balenciaga

  • Label in taffeta woven on the hood and on the cap, inside middle front, black on ecru: "BALENCIAGA / 10, AVENUE GEORGES V, PARIS"
  • Haute couture, Winter 1967-68
  • Silk velvet. Silk satin ribbon. Brown taupe felt. Big black grain, brown tulle.
  • GAL2019.1.26.1-2
  • Acquisition Vogue Paris Foundation 2018
  • Palais Galliera, musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris

This brown silk velvet hood, placed on a cap of the same material, designs a large volume that evokes the shape of a hood or scarf of a traditional Spanish costume.

Notice's author : Alexandre Samson