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Woman's top

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White silk satin halter top with wide lapels, resembles man's waistcoat. Four buttons close the lower center back. Labeled "Gnyuki Torimaru, London, Made in England" "GNYUKI TORIMARU LONDON MADE IN ENGLAND"

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.

British, 1987

Dimensions

Center back: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.464

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes