Yale University Library

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Beinecke Digital Collections

Pierre Balmain

Ruth Ford Pierre Alexandre Claudius Balmain (, b. Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, Savoie, 18 May 1914 – Paris, France, 29 June 1982) was a French fashion designer, founder of fashion house Balmain. Known for sophistication and elegance, he once said that "dressmaking is the architecture of movement."
Showing 1 - 4 of 4 for search: 'Balmain, Pierre, 1914-1982', query time: 0.21s
View: List list Grid grid

Help

Expand Your Search

Search our local catalog, finding aids, and more.


Need assistance?

Ask a librarian.