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Meisen kimono

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Long-sleeved kimono with black background patterned with small red, yellow and white squares that form overall vertical bands; lined with white cotton plain weave and light pink silk plain weave

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: 144.8 CB x 124.5 cm (57 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.87

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp and weft ikat (kasuri); cotton plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes