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Juban

A work made of silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: kata utsushi) sleeve in rayon and silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: kata utsushi, itome); collar and collar facing: silk and waste silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushi); body lining: silk, plain weave (heiken); sleeve lining: silk and wild silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushinori).

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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: kata utsushi) sleeve in rayon and silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: kata utsushi, itome); collar and collar facing: silk and waste silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushi); body lining: silk, plain weave (heiken); sleeve lining: silk and wild silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushinori).

Date:

Shôwa period (1926–1989), 1940/45
(fabric dates prior to this date)

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Juban

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1940–1945

Medium

Silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: kata utsushi) sleeve in rayon and silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: kata utsushi, itome); collar and collar facing: silk and waste silk, plain weave; stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushi); body lining: silk, plain weave (heiken); sleeve lining: silk and wild silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushinori)

Dimensions

96.8 × 127.3 cm (38 1/8 × 50 1/8 in.) Repeat (body fabric): 35.5 × 24.7 cm (14 × 9 3/4 in.) Shoulder to hem length: 91.3 cm (35 7/8 in.) Sleeve length: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.) Collar back to hem length: 59 cm (23 1/4 in.) Width at hem: 61.5 cm (24 1/4 in.) Width of sleeve panel: 32.2 cm (12 5/8 in.) Width of center front panel hem overlap: 6.8 cm (2 5/8 in.) Width of collar band: 19.3 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

1999.608

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