Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 135.9 CB x 124.5 cm (53 1/2 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.90

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp and weft ikat (kasuri); cotton plain weave lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short-sleeved kimono with purple ground patterned with a scattered checkboard design in red, yellow, gold, and white; lined with white and gold cotton plain weave

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber