Dress
Dress
Dress
Dress
Dress
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Dress

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Dress

Junya Watanabe, Designer (Japanese, 1961-) Comme des Garçons, Manufacturer (Japanese)


(Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, Illinois), 21 September 2008, lot 274; purchased by the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2009.

Object Information

designer
Junya Watanabe (Japanese, 1961-)
manufacturer
Comme des Garçons (Japanese)
creation date
2003
materials
Polyester, cotton twill tape, metal buckles
dimensions
L: 48 in.
W: 52 in.
size: M
mark descriptions
Label, printed in opaque white on black twill tape, at center back neck: JUNYA WATANABE, COMME des GARÇONS
Label, white woven on black satin ground: M
Label, white plastic coated printed in black: Made in Japan, Fabrique au Japon, COMMES des GARÇONS
Label, stitched to the side seam allowance inside the lower proper left bodice: "COMME des GARÇONS Co., Ltd., VI-O005, MADE IN JAPAN
Label, printed in black on white plastic coated tag: (fiber content and care instructions and symbols) and attached by safety pin is a small plastic Ziploc bag containing a 4-1/4 x 3 in. swatch of the dress fabric, and attached beneath it a second label of the same materials, care instructions and aspects of garment construction in English, French and Japanese: THE CREASES WILL FLATTEN WITH REPEATED WEAR AND CLEANING; EECESSIVE FORCE WILL CAUSE ANOMALIES IN THE WEAVE AND THE SEAMS TO COME APART; HANDLE WITH CARE; THIS ITEM HAS UNFINISHED HEMS, THE RAW EDGES WILL FRAY WITH REPEATED WEAR AND CLEANING; DRY CLEAN IN A NET BAG WITH SHORT CYCLE; LINE DRY; DO NOT STEAM.
accession number
2009.298
credit line
Deaccessioned Textiles Fund
collection
Textile and Fashion Arts
colors