Green satin (outside) and red plain weave (inside) heat-set pleated tube dress. Plastic rings at top and bottom, slit at sides for armholes. Purple leggings. Elastic waistband. Feet have a high-heel shape, allowing them to be worn over shoes.
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)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.
- Designed by Gnyuki Torimaru, Japanese, worked in England, born in 1937
Other (dress): 31 cm (12 3/16 in.) Length (leggings): 104.5 cm (41 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Dress: Polyester satin and plain weave, heat-set pleats; Leggings: Cotton knit