Woman's jumpsuit

English
1973
Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Dimensions

Length (Neck opening, when flat): 457.2 mm (18 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1410

Medium or Technique

Plain weave silk (habutai), hand-discharged and printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black, pink and orange discharge printed habutai silk draped jumpsuit, black pants with elastic waist, pant legs extend and double up to form draped bodice which is dyed orange and pink.

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.