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Child's Kimono (Altered from a Woman's Kimono)

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 3:1 twill damask weave with crepe effect from over-spun wefts in the s-direction; printed; lined with silk, plain weave; patterned by differences in weave density; printed.

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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 3:1 twill damask weave with crepe effect from over-spun wefts in the s-direction; printed; lined with silk, plain weave; patterned by differences in weave density; printed.

Date:

Taishô period (1912–1926)/Shôwa period (1926–1989), c. 1920–1950

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Child's Kimono (Altered from a Woman's Kimono)

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1920–1950

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 3:1 twill damask weave with crepe effect from over-spun wefts in the S-direction; printed; lined with silk, plain weave; patterned by differences in weave density; printed

Dimensions

96.5 × 107 cm (38 × 46 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the James D. Tigerman Estate

Reference Number

2010.224

Extended information about this artwork

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