Meisen kimono

Japanese
first half of 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Center back: 139.7 cm (55 in.)

Accession Number

2004.120

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short-sleeved kimono with orange/brown ground patterned white squares containing red, gray, black and yellow flowers; squares connected with gray and gold curved lines; lined with red silk plain weave and green cotton plain weave

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber