Furoshiki (Wrapping Cloth)

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

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

Date:

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

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, kata itome, shigokizome and suri yûzenzome, shigokizome)

Dimensions

71 x 68.4 cm (27 7/8 x 27 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

2001.268

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