Kesa

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; lined with silk  and cotton, plain weave.

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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; lined with silk  and cotton, plain weave.

Date:

Taishô period (1912–1926), c. 1920

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Kesa

Origin

Japan

Date

1910–1930

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘Z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; lined with silk and cotton, plain weave

Dimensions

110.7 x 183.5 cm (43 1/2 x 72 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2004.1004

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