Haori

A work made of silk, satin weave self-patterned by areas of plain weave; tie dyed (hitta shibori); lined with silk, plain weave; screen printed; cords of silk, resist dyed (kasuri).

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  • A work made of silk, satin weave self-patterned by areas of plain weave; tie dyed (hitta shibori); lined with silk, plain weave; screen printed; cords of silk, resist dyed (kasuri).

Date:

Shôwa period (1926–1989), c. 1955

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Haori

Origin

Japan

Date

Made 1945–1965

Medium

Silk, satin weave self-patterned by areas of plain weave; tie dyed (hitta shibori); lined with silk, plain weave; screen printed; cords of silk, resist dyed (kasuri)

Dimensions

90.9 x 129.5 cm (35 3/4 x 51 in.) Shoulder to hem length: 86.2 cm (33 7/8 in.) Sleeve length: 46.4 cm (18 1/4 in.) Width at hem: 64.1 cm (25 1/4 in.) Width of sleeve panel: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.) Width of center front panel hem overlap: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.) Width of collar band: 22.1 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

1999.651

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