Fragment of an Unlined Kosode (Hitoe)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Ground of dye-patterned (somewake) white and purple gauze (ro)
Dimensions: H. 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm); W. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Dyed and Embroidered
Credit Line: 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
Accession Number: 2001.428.23

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