6143: 1950s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric,Velour, Piece 64in.AraiHari
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1960's Kimono Silk Fabric Piece
w/Velour Lotus Patterns
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 64 inches / 162.56 cm
US$20.00 per piece
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Item Details and Description:
Fabric History/Pedigree: Pieces received from traditional Japanese kimono cleaner/reconstructor called Arai-Hari -- see an excellent explanation of traditional Arai Hari by textile expert John Marshall,by click-pushing HERE.
- Fabric Description: This a most distinctive 1950s piece; light-medium weight(not translucent) burgundy color background with traditional Japanese rendering of lotus plants which are interwoven as velour (brush texture); Designs on one side; see close-ups above. First picture shows half-length; lotus groups repeat 4 times in the full length (64").
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