Silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, warp-float faced 2:1 'Z' twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; lined with silk, plain weave; dyed with safflower, beni
176.4 × 144.5 cm (69 1/2 × 56 7/8 in.)
Warp repeat: 60.6 cm (23 7/8 in.)
Gift of the Antiquarian Society
Extended information about this artwork
Hays, Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays. “Nô Drama Costumes and Other Japanese Costumes in The Art Institute of Chicago.” Museum Studies 18, 1 (1992), catalogue no. 8, pg. 38.
Nagasaki, Iwao. Japanese Textiles in American Collections. (Tokyo: Shogakukan, Inc., 1995), catalogue no. 155, pg. 157.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Regenstein Hall, Five Centuries of Japanese Kimono: On this Sleeve of Fondest Dream, March 7–June 7, 1992
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chinese, Japanese and Korean Art, Gallery 108, rotation, August 11-November 9, 2017
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