Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 152.4 CB x 127 cm (60 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2004.91

Medium or Technique

Silk damask of 1/3 and 3/1 twills, warp ikat (kasuri)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long-sleeved kimono of ivory with red and blue pinstripe ground patterned with red and black blossoms; unlined

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber