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Hiyoku-no-tomesode

A work made of silk, plain weave; stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: suri, utsushi, katazome, hikizome) with dyes and gold paste; embroidered with silk and metalized synthetic film on paper strip, laid work and couching; lined with silk, plain weave; with silk top stitching.

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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: suri, utsushi, katazome, hikizome) with dyes and gold paste; embroidered with silk and metalized synthetic film on paper strip, laid work and couching; lined with silk, plain weave; with silk top stitching.

Date:

Shôwa period (1926–1989), c. 1960

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Hiyoku-no-tomesode

Origin

Japan

Date

Made 1950–1970

Medium

Silk, plain weave; stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: suri, utsushi, katazome, hikizome) with dyes and gold paste; embroidered with silk and metalized synthetic film on paper strip, laid work and couching; lined with silk, plain weave; with silk top stitching

Dimensions

165 × 125.8 cm (65 × 49 1/2 in.) Shoulder to hem length: 156.1 cm (61 1/2 in.) Sleeve length: 48 cm (18 7/8 in.) Collar to back hem length: 92.4 cm (36 3/8 in.) Width at hem: 58 cm (22 7/8 in.) Width at sleeve panel: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.) Width of center front panel hem overlap: 20.2 cm (8 in.) Width of collar band: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

1999.632

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