Toabari (Temple Curtains)

Date:

Meiji period (1868–1912)/ Taishô period (1912–1926)/ Shôwa period (1926–1989)/ Heisei period (1989–present), 20th century

Artist:

Japan

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Textiles

Title

Toabari (Temple Curtains)

Origin

Japan

Date

1901–2000

Medium

Silk, cotton, rayon and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

238.8 x 132.6 cm (94 x 52 1/8 in.) Repeat: 33.7 x 16.8 cm (13 1/4 x i6 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2004.1068

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