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Meisen kimono

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Short-sleeved kimono with ivory ground patterned with pink, black, orange, gray and purple discontinuous horizontal stripes; partially lined with white 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

Overall: 146.1CB x 124.5 cm (57 1/2 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.111

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes