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

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Artist

Winifred B. Carpenter

Title

Haori

Origin

Japan

Date

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 x 132.3 cm (43 1/2 x 52 1/8 in.) neck to arm 55.6 cm (21 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Cora D. Passin

Reference Number

1983.642

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