Noh costume (noshime)

Under kimono

Japanese
Edo
19th or 20th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 134.6 x 142.2 cm (53 CB x 56 in.) Other: 15.2 cm (6 in.) - collar measurement Exhibition height: 56"

Accession Number

2003.273

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave hand painted with color and ink

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Noh theater under robe (noshime) for male role with design of hand painted green stripes alternating with black check stripes on a white, plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Idemitsu Museum, Tokyo; Sebastian Izzard, New York; Purchased by the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund