Paste-resist dyed and painted silk crepe embroidered with silk and metallic thread
a: H. 29 15/16 in. (76 cm); W. 11 in. (28 cm)
b: H. 30 5/16 in. (77 cm); W. 10 13/16 in. (27.5 cm)
Textiles-Dyed and Embroidered
Purchase, Roy R. and Marie S. Neuberger Foundation Inc. and several members of The Chairman's Council Gifts, 2000 Benefit Fund, and funds from various donors, 2001
Not on view
Fantasy islands with oversized spring and autumn plants, boats, and a small building seem to float on the blue background of this textile panel. Other pieces from the same kosode are in the Nomura collection, National Museum of Japanese History, Sakura, Japan.