Furoshiki (Wrapping Cloth)

A work made of silk, plain weave with creped wefts (chirimen); stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: ita-age, suri yûzenzome, otoshizome or suri bokashizome and utsushinori yûzenzome, shigokizome).

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  • A work made of silk, plain weave with creped wefts (chirimen); stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: ita-age, suri yûzenzome, otoshizome or suri bokashizome and utsushinori yûzenzome, shigokizome).

Date:

1926/35, early Shôwa period (1926–1989)

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Furoshiki (Wrapping Cloth)

Origin

Japan

Date

1926–1935

Medium

Silk, plain weave with creped wefts (chirimen); stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: ita-age, suri yûzenzome, otoshizome or suri bokashizome and utsushinori yûzenzome, shigokizome)

Dimensions

75.6 x 70.6 cm (29 3/4 x 26 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

2001.257

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