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Meisen kimono

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Short-sleeved kimono with maroon ground patterned all over with gray, green, pink and red stylized flowers; lined with red cotton plain weave and salmon 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: 143.5 CB x 127 cm (56 1/2 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2004.118

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp printed (hogushi gasuri); Cotton and silk plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes