Collection Online
Medium
rayon, wool, acrylic, polyester
Measurements
117.7 cm (centre back) 50.5 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Accession Number
2002.321
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of Andrea Ziegler, Governor, 2002
© Yohji Yamamoto
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Full-length opera coat of green velvet gathered across the back shoulders incorporating kimono sleeves. Lined with an imitation fur interior of mustard ground and black pile applied in animal stripes. The imitation fur is revealed through the centre front opening and neckline rolling back over the shoulders into a collar framing the wearer.