Woman's dress

British
1990
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Center back: 121 cm (47 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2011.470

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Navy blue and white striped dress. Attached sash ties in front. Reminiscent of kimono structure. No interior label.

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.