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Under kimono (juban)

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Under kimono (juban) printed with blue and white horizontal bands and images of Japanese tourism--rendering of the Kamikochi Imperial Hotel in Sangaku National Park, the Nakajima Fokker Super Universal plane, and the cruise shipe Asamu Maru. Also included are the words airplane (Kisen) and...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor, Paul McAlpine, in December 2007 from the dealer Marcia Davis of Ventura, CA; Gift to the MFA (Accession Date: June 25, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul Edward McAlpine

Japanese, Showa, about 1934

Dimensions

Height x width: 52 5/8 x 49 1/4 in. (133.7 x 125.1 cm)

Accession Number

2008.336

Medium or Technique

Rayon plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes