VINTAGE JAPANESE HAND-PAINTED SILK YUZEN FRAGMENT (VFNBBB-139)


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Japan, mid-20th century or older

15” x 13.5” selvedge to selvedge

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

Very good condition – no damage

 

This fabrics (called “yuzen”) was hand-painted with textile dyes by means of a complicated process. It would have been used for a woman’s kimono. It depicts two phoenixes in flight among paulownia flowers.

 

If you are interested in this Japanese fabric please contact Susan Meller.

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Price: $25.00
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