Hitoe

A work made of rayon, plain weave, self-patterned by rows of gauze crossings (yoko-ro); stenciled discharge dyeing (bassen).

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  • A work made of rayon, plain weave, self-patterned by rows of gauze crossings (yoko-ro); stenciled discharge dyeing (bassen).

Date:

Shôwa period (1926–1989), c. 1935

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Hitoe

Origin

Japan

Date

1925–1945

Medium

Rayon, plain weave, self-patterned by rows of gauze crossings (yoko-ro); stenciled discharge dyeing (bassen)

Dimensions

159.3 x 134 cm (62 5/8 x 52 3/4 in.) Warp repeat: 75 cm (29 1/2 in.) Shoulder to hem length: 148.6 cm (58 1/2 in.) Sleeve length: 54.2 cm (21 3/8 in.) Collar back to hem length: 83.8 cm (33 in.) Width at hem: 65.2 cm (25 5/8 in.) Width of sleeve panel: 33.1 cm (13 in.) Width of center front panel hem overlap: 17.6 cm (7 in.) width of collar band: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

1999.604

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