Kimono (uchikake)

Japanese
Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

172.7 x 125.1 cm (68 x 49 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1986.964

Medium or Technique

Silk lampas (nishiki)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Outer robe (uchikake) with design of bamboo and sparrows in yellow silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a dark blue silk ground; reddish-orange silk lining and padded hem.

Provenance

1986, year-end gift of G. Manuel Fenollosa to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of G. Manuel Fenollosa