Kesa

A work made of silk and gilt-paper strip; twill and satin weaves with supplementary patterning wefts.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-paper strip; twill and satin weaves with supplementary patterning wefts.

Date:

18th century, Edo period (1615–1868)

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Kesa

Origin

Japan

Date

1701–1800

Medium

Silk and gilt-paper strip; twill and satin weaves with supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

205.9 x 107.4 cm (81 x 42 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1932.872

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