Object Place: Japan
Overall: 151.8 x 124.5 cm (59 3/4 x 49 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain-weave crepe (chirimen) resist-dyed; ink and embroidered with silk and gold metallic thread
Not On View
Long-sleeved orange silk crêpe robe (furisode) with design of flowering plum tree branches along the bottom created by direct painting and embroidery in white, green and brown silk and gilt paper yarns and three small resist-dyed floral crests (mon) along the upper back neck and sleeves. The seams around midriff and on sleeves have been altered.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in 1902
Denman Waldo Ross Collection