Chôken (Noh Costume)

A work made of silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, complex gauze weave with supplementary brocading wefts.
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  • A work made of silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, complex gauze weave with supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

1901/25, Meiji period (1868–1912)/ Taishô period (1912–1926)

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Chôken (Noh Costume)

Origin

Japan

Date

1901–1925

Medium

Silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, complex gauze weave with supplementary brocading wefts

Dimensions

125.4 x 207 cm (49 x 81 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. J. L. Valentine

Reference Number

1928.812

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