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Man's haori

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Haori with acoustic device and cityscape (Tokyo?); Brosterman #45

Provenance

Between 2007 and 2010, purchased by Norman Brosterman, East Hampton, NY; gift of Brosterman to the MFA (Accession date: May 19, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Norman Brosterman

Japanese, Showa, late 1930s–early 1940s

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Center back: 105 cm (41 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.338

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; discharged and printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes