Woman's dress

British
1992–98
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Center back: 90 cm (35 7/16 in.) Measured from neck

Accession Number

2011.463

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ivory silk satin organdy wrap halter dress or top, with oval cut-out at the back
Label inside: “Gnyuki Torimaru, London, Made in England”
“GNYUKI
TORIMARU
LONDON
MADE IN ENGLAND”

Provenance

2011, sold by Leslie Verrinder Collectibles, London, to Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of Frederic and Jean Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf made possible by Yuki

Copyright

Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.