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132 5. Issey Miyake Dress and Bolero

Japanese
2010
Issey Miyake (Japanese, born in 1938), Miyake Design Studio, Reality Lab


Dimensions

Length x width (dress, folded): 57.2 × 26.7 cm (22 1/2 × 10 1/2 in.) Center front (dressed): 73.7 cm (29 in.) Center back (dressed): 67.3 cm (26 1/2 in.) Length x width (bolero, folded): 29.2 × 59.7 cm (11 1/2 × 23 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2016.86.1-2

Medium or Technique

Polyester (PET) plain weave, heat set pleats, gold ink

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Black and gold foldable dress and bolero ensemble

Provenance

The artist; Issey Miyake, Inc. Japan; sold by Issey Miyake, Inc. Japan to Issey Miyake USA, Corp, New York; 2015, gift of Issey Miyake USA, Corp to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 23, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Issey Miyake, New York