Woman's evening jumpsuit

British
Autumn / Winter 1972
Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Object Place: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Center back: 55 cm (21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2011.448

Medium or Technique

Silk satin chiffon

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Circular evening “dress” is actually a jumper with culotte style pants. Yellow, trimmed with gray. Padded gray hem styled after padded hems of Japanese wedding kimono.

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.