Dress

British
1992
Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Object Place: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Center back: 74.9 cm (29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.454

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short, red cotton pique dress with circular pocket on front. Floral design. Sleeveless with A-line shape and crew neck. Made of cotton jacquard.

Interior label: “GNYUKI TORIMARU LONDON MADE IN ENGLAND” gray stitching on white label.

Provenance

2011, sold by Leslie Verrinder Collectibles, London, to Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of Frederic and Jean Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf made possible by Yuki

Copyright

Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.