6623: 1930s-50s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 54in.(Arai Hari)

6623: 1930s Silk Japanese Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1930s to 1950s Arai Hari Used
Silk Fabric Piece

Width: 13.25 inches / 33.7 cm
Length: 54 inches / 137.14 cm

Catalog# 6623:

US$15.00 per piece

USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight


Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930s-50s 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 Type:  Lightweight fine red silk, translucent; no sheen; print on one side but visible on the reverse; Motif is of flower bouquets in baskets, clouds, shibori patterned fields, temari balls, decorative cords, individual flowers also scattered randomly; Colors used: fuschia, vermilion, several hues of green and pale blues, pink, white; all the design colors are muted so the motif is colorful but subdued.
Colors: Please use our text color descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric due to differences in contrast and color on different devices.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 15.00

6623: 1930s-50s Japanese Silk Kimono Fabric, 54in.(Arai Hari)