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Balenciaga: Master Craftsman

Victoria and Albert Museum Online / London / Art

A short slideshow tutorial on the incomparable Cristóbal Balenciaga. It includes three filmed deconstructions of the master’s designs, which give viewers a sense of the quantum leaps he made between the pattern and the final product—a shape impossible to envision until he gets there. A genius. —L.J.

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