Woman's dress

English
1976
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Center back: 126 cm (49 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1449

Medium or Technique

Synthetic knit (jersey)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ivory knit draped dress with halter neck and deep cowl drape in the back, slit in the front, extra long train which doubles up to form hood from the back.
Interior label reads:
“Yuki London”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Copyright

Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.