Fragment of robe (kosode)

Kimono

Japanese
Edo period, Keicho era
early 17th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 8 5/16 x 6 1/2 in. (21.1 x 16.5 cm)

Accession Number

09.142

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave ground, embroidered with silk, hand-painted with gold and ink

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of robe (kosode) with design of flowers in silk embroidery with accents painted in gold and ink on a dark brown plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on February 9, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection