Woman's dress

English
1977
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Center back: 51.5 cm (20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1451

Medium or Technique

Synthetic knit (jersey)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rust colored draped jersey dress created with one panel draped over and gathered at proper left shoulder, panel extended over the shoulder to form a scarf, scarf lined in brown jersey.
Interior label (handwritten) reads:
 “C12”

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.