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    Sale 5001

    Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion

    30 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    ISSEY MIYAKE (B.1938)
    A 'BAMBOO' MESH JACKET

    Price Realised  

    ISSEY MIYAKE (B.1938)
    A 'BAMBOO' MESH JACKET
    1990s, of silvered metal rods, with silver leather binding at the neck


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    This jacket is modelled on the bamboo jackets of the Mandarin Chinese, who wore them next to their skin, underneith their silk court robes to keep cool in the heat of the Chinese summer

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