Fukusa (Gift Cover)

A work made of woven in one piece (hikikaeshi); mon side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: hikizome); patterned side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushinori yûzenzome, bokashizome and hikizome); interlined with cotton, plain weave; silk, running "controlling" stitches along all edges; corner: silk, knotted, re-plied fringe tassels.

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  • A work made of woven in one piece (hikikaeshi); mon side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: hikizome); patterned side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushinori yûzenzome, bokashizome and hikizome); interlined with cotton, plain weave; silk, running "controlling" stitches along all edges; corner: silk, knotted, re-plied fringe tassels.

Date:

1912/26, Taishô period (1912–1926)

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Fukusa (Gift Cover)

Origin

Japan

Date

1912–1926

Medium

Woven in one piece (hikikaeshi); Mon side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: hikizome); Patterned side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed and stenciled (yûzenzome: utsushinori yûzenzome, bokashizome and hikizome); interlined with cotton, plain weave; silk, running "controlling" stitches along all edges; corner: silk, knotted, re-plied fringe tassels

Dimensions

71.9 x 64.9 cm (28 1/4 x 25 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

2001.233

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