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Meisen kimono

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Short-sleeved kimono with yellow ground patterned with medallions with abstract designs in blue/green, magenta, white and black and black leaves with magenta and pink berries; lined with white and pink silk

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber

Japanese, 1930s

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Other: 146.7 x 125.7 cm (57 3/4 CB x 49 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.79

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp printed (hogushi gasuri); cotton plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes