Kosode fragment

Kimono fragment

Japanese
Edo period
late 17th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

72.7 x 38.1 x 1.9 cm (28 5/8 x 15 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1934

Medium or Technique

Silk satin tie-dyed (shibori), embroidered (shishû)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Kosode fragment with design of chrysanthemum in blue and tan tie-dye (shibori) and purple and tan silk embroidery (shishû) and paulownia in reddish-orange, green and white silk embroidery (shishû) on a black silk satin ground.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA on December 1935

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund