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Short-sleeved, short kimono with red ground patterned with white, pink, green and salmon blossoms and gray branches and leaves; partially lined with white silk plain weave printed with red and pink medallions

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber

Japanese, first half of 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 95.3 CB x 130.8 cm (37 1/2 x 51 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.92

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes