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Woman's robe (chijiri)

Kussharo no Sa Zanami

Ainu
2007
Tae Isori (Japanese, born in 1936)


Dimensions

Center back: 132.7 cm (52 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2017.56

Medium or Technique

Wool twill embroidered with silk

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Dark blue-black wool robe embroidered with light and dark pink silk with traditional Ainu pattern the thorn. The design was inspired by the gentle waves of Lake Kussharo in Hokkaido.

Provenance

2017, gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 18, 2017)

Credit Line

Gift of Tae Isori in memory of Akira Isori