Deaccessioned December 19, 2013

Woman's top

British
1990
Gnyuki Torimaru (Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937)


Object Place: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Center back: 69.2 cm (27 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.440

Medium or Technique

Linen

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rust and lime linen top. Short sleeves. One button closing front. Front collar and pointed back collar. Built in shoulder pads.

Interior label: “GNYUKI TORIMARU LONDON MADE IN ENGLAND” gray stitching on white label.

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); December 18, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA for transfer to Lasell College, Newton, MA.

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf made possible by Yuki

Copyright

Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.