1980s Kansai Yamamoto Canvas Biker jacket

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A 1980s Kansai Yamamoto cropped cotton bomber jacket with an extravagant embroidered bird pattern placed both on the front and on the back. The army green jacket has black panels on the sleeves and linear quit detailing on the shoulders. The jacket has an invisible zipper closure in the front as well as two buttons on the hem and a visible top button.

Kansai is considered one of the founding fathers of contemporary Japanese design and is most famously known for his association with David Bowie, for whom Kansaidesigned the avant garde kimonos worn by Bowie during the Ziggy Stardust tour.
Details
Designer
Kansai Yamamoto
Place of Origin
Japan
Period
1980-1989
Condition
Excellent. The item is in an overall excellent vintage condition but does show sign of age and use, and has some minor but almost invisible spots..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
23.62 in. L
60 cm L
Bust
42.52 in. (108 cm)
Waist
37.8 in. (96 cm)
Hip
36.22 in. (92 cm)
Length
23.62 in. (60 cm)
Shoulder to Hem
21.65 in. (55 cm)
Dealer Location
Copenhagen, Denmark
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU1332612292
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2015
Located in Copenhagen, DK

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