Silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, warp-float faced twill weave with weft float faced twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; interlined with cotton, plain weave
164 × 133.7 cm (64 1/2 × 52 5/8 in.)
Gift of Martin A. Ryerson to the Antiquarian Society
Extended information about this artwork
Mary V. Hays and Ralph E. Hays. “No Drama Costumes and Other Japanese Costumes in The Art Institute of Chicago,” Museum Studies 18, 1 (1992), catalogue no. 25, pg. 40.
Iwao Nagasaki. Japanese Textile in American Collections (Tokyo: Shogakukan, Inc., 1995), p. 158, cat. no. 156.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Regenstein Hall, Five Centuries of Japanese Kimono: On this Sleeve of Fondest Dream, March 7–June 7, 1992
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