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    Sale 5001

    Resurrection: Avant-Garde Fashion

    30 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 168

    KANSAI YAMAMOTO (B.1944)
    A BELL-SHAPED JACKET

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    KANSAI YAMAMOTO (B.1944)
    A BELL-SHAPED JACKET
    1981-2, of vinyl printed with graffiti print of a Samurai, lined in black felt, with designer's label


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    Kanzai Yamamoto graduated from Bunka College of Fashion in 1967. He has worked closely with Junko Koshino from 1968 onwards. His collections draw on his Japanese cultural roots, although in his home country his work is still considered controversial.

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