Meiji Hitoe  c.1876

Summer Kimono with Carp, Water Lilies, and Morning Glories Meiji period Medium: Resist-dyed, painted, and embroidered silk gauze with plain-weave patterning Dimensions: Overall: 59 x 49 in.

vintage maru-obi

Unused Antique Beige Silk Maru obi w Large Kiku

contemporary houmongi

This is a fabulous houmongi, which is designed by Jusaburo Tsujimura, one of the most famous art directors and doll makers. In the shading of green and soft orange background, cute butterfly motif is dyed.