Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 151.1 x 124.5 cm (59 1/2 CB x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.115

Medium or Technique

Rayon warp and silk weft plain weave, warp and weft printed (heiyô gasuri); cotton plain weave lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short-sleeved kimono with all over geometic design of green, red, gold and gray trianges and stripes with bouquets of flowers; lined with red cotton plain weave and pink sik crepe

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber