Woman's ensemble in two parts (dress)
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)
Center back: 29 cm (11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Plain weave polyester with heat set pleats
Not On View
Short cocktail dress of black pleated polyester. Strait front with panel inset at upper bodice and extended over the shoulders to create bat-wing effect. Deep-V back. Zipper back closure. Worn with black pvc belt.
MADE IN ENGLAND”
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.