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Meisen kimono

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Short-sleeved kimono with orange ground patterned with small and large rectangles of vertical and horizontal stripes, blossoms and palm branches; lined with white and pink cotton plain weave

Provenance

Purchased from Douglas Dawson, Chicago; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber

Japanese, first half of 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Otherall: 148 CB x 127 cm (58 1/4 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2004.85

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes