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Woman's ensemble

British
1995
Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Object Place: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 68.6 cm (27 in.) Center back (skirt): 110.5 cm (43 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.433.1-2

Medium or Technique

Viscose

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ivory pleated silk jacket. Cowl neck with hood, top stitched yoke waist, large shoulder pads, dolman sleeves. Silk lining.

Ivory pleated skirt.

Interior label: “YUKI MADE IN ENGLAND” white letters on black background with number 280 written in ink.

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.