Evening ensemble Design House: Fontana (Italian, founded 1943) Date: 1956 Culture: Italian Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 47 in. (119.4 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. Morehead Patterson, 1972
Honeysuckle Fontana (Italian, founded 1943) Date: 1956–57 Culture: Italian Medium: silk Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. McCullough Darlington, 2001
Robe du soir, 1956-57, Grès | Palais Galliera | Musée de la mode de la Ville de Paris
Evening Dress by Cristobal Balenciaga, 1950 via The Metropolitan Museum of Art
ROMAN HOLIDAY Vintage 1950's Sorelle Fontana Green Silk Matelasse Dress | Made in Italy | Size Medium
ROMAN HOLIDAY Vintage 1960s green Fontana silk matelasse dress. DESIGNER: Sorelle Fontana, Roma Export, Made in Italy -Fontana, Romes oldest
Balmain haute couture 1955/1958 Evening dress, strapless top draped gazar coral emphasized gazar green, very full skirt in ivory organza printed with large flowers coral and beige, waist highlighted by a curved belt of black velvet. Pierre Balmain House of Balmain.
Beachwear by Carolyn Schnurer (American, born New York, 1908–1998 Palm Beach, Florida) Manufacturer:Textile manufactured by Hollander Date:1952 ~ The Met