Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)
Center back: 126 cm (49 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk (Microscopic Fiber ID confirmation)
Not On View
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:
By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London; 2010, sold by Verrinder to Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 26, 2011)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.