VINTAGE JAPANESE HAND-PAINTED SILK YUZEN (VFNBBB-140)


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Japan, mid-20th century or older

19” x 14” selvedge to selvedge

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

Good condition except for small hole near top right corner; torn area on top left edge;  tiny stitching holes where seam threads were removed

 

This fabric (called “yuzen”) was hand-painted with textile dyes by means of a complicated process. It was originally part of a woman’s kimono.

 

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

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Price: $50.00
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