Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)
Center back: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.). Measurement taken of underdress only.
Medium or Technique
Synthetic plain weave (taffeta) and hand-printed plain weave (chiffon)
Not On View
Green taffeta underdress overlayed with chiffon, sleeveless with deep v-neck onto which is attached draped chiffon panel which form a deep cowl in the front and extends over the shoulders, armholes cut in chiffon.
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.