Woman's ensemble (dress, glove)

English
1976
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Dress: Center back: 120.7 cm (47 1/2 in.) Glove: Length: 68 cm (26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1450.1-2

Medium or Technique

Dress, glove: Synthetic knit (jersey) resist dyed

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Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Asymmetric gray, blue and cream tie-dyed jersey dress. Tubular drape with neck cut in center and worn draped over proper left shoulder. Matching glove for right arm.

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.