GROUP of 6 VINTAGE JAPANESE HAND-PAINTED SILK YUZEN (VFNBBB-138)


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Japan, mid-20th century or older

Assorted sizes

Hand-Painted on silk “chirimen” (textured silk crepe)

All selvedges intact (second dimension is the width) except for #5 Harvest Rake

Good condition – some minor imperfections

 

These fabrics (called “yuzen”) were hand-painted with textile dyes by means of a complicated process. They would have been used for women’s kimonos. The fragment sizes are as follows: Maple Leaves 17” x 14.4”; #2 Willow Tree on dark purple 15” x 14.25”; #3 Pine Boughs 11.75” x 15.5”; #4 Birds and Flowers 14” x 13”; #5 Harvest Rake 13” x 13”; #6 Leaves 12” x 15”.

$50 for the group of 6 fragments

If you are interested in these Japanese fabrics please contact Susan Meller.

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Price: $50.00
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