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Rei KAWAKUBO

Tokyo, Japan born 1942

designer

COMME DES GARCONS

Tokyo, Japan commenced 1973

fashion house (organisation)

Woman's coat Spring-Summer 1983 Description: : natural linen coat with very wide squared lapels, long sleeves and draped crossed back, partly open under arm and side seams, front buttoning, two buttons
Place made: Japan
Creation Notes: Spring-Summer
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, linen

Primary Insc: Label, l. seam, woven gold on black, 'COMME des GARCONS'. Label l. seam, printed black on white, Japanese text, care instructions and style no. 'GC110040'.
Dimensions: centre back length 119.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Takamasa Takahashi 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.636.1