Top with sash

British
1976
Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Center back (Halter top): 99.1 cm (39 in.) Length x width (sash): 260.4 x 22.9 cm (102 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2294.1-2

Medium or Technique

Viscose

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Gray halter neck, backless top with natural waist in front, draped back falling below derriere; with long black sash.

Interior label of top: “YUKI LONDON” black stitching on white label “179” in blue ink.

Signed

"Yuki London" in black embroidered letters on white ground; "179" penciled in on label.

Provenance

By 2011, with Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, purchased from Verrinder by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Copyright

Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.