Cover

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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Title

Cover

Origin

Japan

Date

1901–2000

Medium

Rayon, silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper, 5:1 diamond twill weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; lining: cotton, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; cords: rayon, 2:2 oblique square interlacing; knotted

Dimensions

216.5 x 213.5 cm (85 1/4 x 84 in.) Repeat: 16.3 x 16.3 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2004.1073

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