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Rei KAWAKUBO

Tokyo, Japan born 1942

designer

COMME DES GARCONS

Tokyo, Japan commenced 1973

fashion house (organisation)

Woman's pink, burgundy and grey knitted top Spring-Summer 1996 Description: : colour blocked, with shortened back, round neck, short sleeves
Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costumes, wool

Primary Insc: Labels, c.b. neck, printed, black on white, 'COMME des GARCONS'. Label, printed, black on white 'M'. Labels, l. shoulder, printed, black on white, with English, French and Japanese text and care instructions including style no., 'EN-10008M'. Label, printed, black on white, care instructions.
Dimensions: centre back length 54.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996 with funds donated by Eva and Marc Besen through the Besen Foundation
Accession No: NGA 96.212