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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Taisho period (1912-1926)
Description:
A summer ‘ro’ (gauze) kurotomesode featuring a depiction of a turbulent sea. Techniques to create the sea and waves include yuzen-painting, sumi e, satin stitch and silver-metallic simple stitch embroidery. The silk is very soft and of the high quality. Five mon (family crests). Most of the detail images are of the face, while several others are of the reverse. 50” from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 61” height.
Price:
$7500
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