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Kimono (uchikake)

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Outer robe (uchikake) with design of grapes and grape leaves and folding fans embroidered in silk satin stitch and couched with gold metallic thread on a dark blue silk satin ground; padded hem; lined with red silk crepe.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Late Edo or early Meiji period, mid-19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

160.7 x 119.4 cm (63 1/4 x 47 in.)

Accession Number

02.472

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk and gold-metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes