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Haori

A work made of burnt orange crepe silk with stencil-dyed designs of iris, plum, chrysanthemums, wisteria, peonies, and chinese bell flowers; lined with white silk decorated with bird, flower and butterfly designs.

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  • A work made of burnt orange crepe silk with stencil-dyed designs of iris, plum, chrysanthemums, wisteria, peonies, and chinese bell flowers; lined with white silk decorated with bird, flower and butterfly designs.

Date:

Shôwa period (1926–1989), c.1950

Artist:

Designed by Keisuke Serizawa (Japanese, 1895-1984)
Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Winifred B. Carpenter (Designer)

Title

Haori

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

Made 1944–1955

Medium

Burnt orange crepe silk with stencil-dyed designs of iris, plum, chrysanthemums, wisteria, peonies, and Chinese bell flowers; lined with white silk decorated with bird, flower and butterfly designs

Dimensions

110.5 × 132.3 cm (43 1/2 × 52 1/8 in.); Neck to arm: H.: 55.6 cm (21 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Cora D. Passin

Reference Number

1983.642

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