Hip-length jacket, cut at waistline, with silver cloqué hem. Turndown collar and three-quarter sleeves. Fastens at the front with buttons and press-studs. The skirt is long with a short train. Slightly évasée skirt gathered to a narrow waistband. It has two vertical pockets.


  • Title: Evening ensemble
  • Creator: Cristóbal Balenciaga
  • Creator Birth Date: 1895
  • Creator Death Date: 1972
  • Fashion House: Balenciaga
  • Date Created: 1965
  • Location Created: San Sebastián, Spain
  • Provenance: Worn by Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco.
  • Season: Winter 1965
  • Type: Evening ensemble
  • Photographer: Manuel Outumuro
  • Original Source: CBM 04.2003 ab
  • Rights: Cristóbal Balenciaga Museoa
  • Medium: Silver, blue and gold cloqué
  • Bibliographic references: Catalogue of the exhibition Les années Grace Kelly. Montecarlo, 2007.

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