6532: 1930s-50s Japanese Meisen Silk 56 in. Piece

6532: 1930s Meisen silk, colorful, long view

Catalog# 6532

1930's to 1950's Japanese Textiles:
From Arai-Hari Cleaners 
Japanese Kimono Meisen Silk Fabric Piece

Width:14 inches / 35.56cm
Length: 56 inches / 142.24 cm

US$15.00 per piece 

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Item Details and Description

  • Fabric History/Pedigree:   1930's to 1950's silk fabric 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:  Meisen silk, lightweight; more modern looking patterns, irregularly placed rectangular shapes cascade down the length, each figure with  different designs within, to include: dotted fields and various floral designs; same on both sides; no sheen. 

  • Colors: Background is a deep cherry-red with designs in yellow to mustard, greens, off-white, orange and salmon colors. (Please NOTE that colors differ on each device so use our text descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric).

  • Condition: Excellent
$ 15.00

6532: 1930s-50s Japanese Meisen Silk 56 in. Piece