In our collection is a magnificent eighteenth-century woman’s over-robe (uchikake
) constructed of tie-dyed satin damask with embroidery in silk and gold; it features a congratulatory design of mandarin- orange branches and fan-like folded paper ornaments. Our luxuriously woven jacket, accented with silver and gold thread, is based on this elegant uchikake
Available in small, medium, large, and x- large. Polyester. Stand collar. Front button-and-loop closure. Fully lined. Imported. Dry clean only.
- Available in small, medium, large, and x-large
- Stand collar
- Front button-and-loop closure
- Fully lined
- Dry clean only
Art HistoryJapanese textiles, renowned the world over for their exquisite design and workmanship, have long been part of the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, including many women’s garments exhibiting virtuoso artistry in dyeing, painting, and embroidery.