Kosode

A work made of silk, plain weave; resist dyed and painted; embroidered with silk and gold and gold-over-silver-leaf-on-lacquered-
paper-strip-wrapped cotton in satin, single satin, and stem stitches; laidwork and couching; lining: silk, plain weave.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; resist dyed and painted; embroidered with silk and gold and gold-over-silver-leaf-on-lacquered-
paper-strip-wrapped cotton in satin, single satin, and stem stitches; laidwork and couching; lining: silk, plain weave.

Date:

Edo period (1615–1868), 1775/1825

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Kosode

Origin

Japan

Date

1775–1825

Medium

Silk, plain weave; resist dyed and painted; embroidered with silk and gold and gold-over-silver-leaf-on-lacquered- paper-strip-wrapped cotton in satin, single satin, and stem stitches; laidwork and couching; lining: silk, plain weave

Dimensions

172.1 x 128.3 cm (67 3/8 x 50 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

1999.620

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