Kaftan

British
1985
Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Object Place: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Center back: 121.9 cm (48 in.)

Accession Number

2011.439

Medium or Technique

Viscose

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Jersey kaftan. Ivory ground printed with maroon, mustard and peach medallions with dots. Scoop neckline with self tie in front. Hanging sleeve.

Interior label: “YUKI MADE IN ENGLAND” white stitching on black label. Number 211 in ink.

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.