Fragment of robe (kosode)

Kimono

Japanese
Edo period (Horyaku period)
mid 18th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

29.2 x 50.2 cm (11 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1958

Medium or Technique

Silk damask (rinzu); hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Robe (kosode) fragment with design of camelia and fences in brown and green and fences in brown and gold thread on a blue silk damask ground with a interlocking fretwork and cloud pattern (sayagata).

Provenance

Gift of Yamanaka & Co., Boston to the MFA on December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.