Skip to Content
Closed today, next open tomorrow. Closed today, next open tomorrow.

Kesa

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 4:1 'z’; twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; embroidered with silk in satin stitches; laidwork and couching; lined with silk, plain weave.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 4:1 'z’; twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; embroidered with silk in satin stitches; laidwork and couching; lined with silk, plain weave.

Date:

late Edo period (1789–1868), 1801/40

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Kesa

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

Made 1801–1840

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 4:1 'Z’; twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; embroidered with silk in satin stitches; laidwork and couching; lined with silk, plain weave

Dimensions

110.3 × 197.3 cm (43 3/8 × 77 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph E. Hays in memory of Mary Van Artsdalen Hays

Reference Number

2004.998

IIIF Manifest  The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) represents a set of open standards that enables rich access to digital media from libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions around the world.

Learn more.

https://api.artic.edu/api/v1/artworks/183134/manifest.json

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share