Furoshiki (Wrapping Cloth)

A work made of rayon, plain weave with creped wefts (chirimen); stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: utsushinori yûzenzome and shigokizome).

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  • A work made of rayon, plain weave with creped wefts (chirimen); stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: utsushinori yûzenzome and shigokizome).

Date:

Heisei period (1989–present), 1991

Artist:

Designed by Akihiko Takemura (Japanese, active c. 1991)
Produced by the Miyai Company, Ltd.(Japanese, founded 1901)
Japan, Kyoto

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Artist

Akihiko Takemura (Designer)

Title

Furoshiki (Wrapping Cloth)

Origin

Kyoto

Date

1991

Medium

Rayon, plain weave with creped wefts (chirimen); stenciled and resist dyed (yûzenzome: utsushinori yûzenzome and shigokizome)

Dimensions

72.6 x 68.5 cm (28 1/2 x 27 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

2001.284

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