Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 133.4 x 116.8 cm (52 1/2 CB x 46 in.)

Accession Number

2004.76

Medium or Technique

Silk and rayon plain weave, warp and weft printed (heiyo gasuri); cotton plain weave lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long-sleeved kimono patterned with undulating vertical red bands edged in black alternating with white and salmon bands; shortened at waist and lined with red silk and salmon cotton plain weave

Provenance

Purchased from Annie Van Assche, Seattle; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber