7324: 1980s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 62" (AraiHari), Hunters, Deer

7324: 1980s Japan Kimono Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1980's Kimono Chirimen Silk Fabric Piece, Arai-Hari

Theme of Hunters, Deer, Birds, Flowers, Fruit on Branches

Width: 14.5 inches / 36.83 cm
Length: 62 inches / 157.48 cm

Catalog# 7324:

US$20.00 per piece
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Fabric History/Pedigree: Pieces received from a 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:  Light-medium weight silk is a 1980s piece from a woman's everyday kimono; the fabric background is in copper-brown; Motif is rather distinctive, not seen often, of traditionally-dressed hunters: some with spears on foot, and others as archers on horseback; also note the antlered deer, as well as birds; Colors are mostly earth-tones, various shades of browns, dark orange and dark blues, lavender and some purples, mostly using gradation color shading; the motif is full of large-scaled blossoms and branches, some apparent fruit; designs same on both sides; slightly textured; no sheen, slight drape.

Colors: Please consider our text descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric, as colors and contrast differ on different devices.
Recommended for making scarf/accessories.

Condition: Excellent.

$ 20.00

7324: 1980s Japanese Kimono Silk Fabric, Piece 62" (AraiHari), Hunters, Deer