Kimono Couture:
The Beauty of Chiso

A virtual exhibition
Worcester Art Museum

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CHISO, Ltd., Worcester Wedding Kimono, 2020, various dyeing methods with gold leave, and embroidery on woven silk

CHISO, Ltd., Worcester Wedding Kimono, 2020, various dyeing methods with gold leave, and embroidery on woven silk, Stoddard Acquisition Fund.

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Chiso Co., Ltd, Uchikake with Palace Garden Design, Made for Iida Taka, the thirteenth, Madame Nishimura, 1913, Yūzen-dyeing and embroidery on woven silk

Chiso Co., Ltd, Uchikake with Palace Garden Design, Made for Iida Taka, the thirteenth, Madame Nishimura, 1913, Yūzen-dyeing and embroidery on woven silk

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Chiso Co., Ltd, Furisode with Wave and Crane Design, Made for Nishimura Tokuko, the fourteenth Madame Nishimura, 1938, <i>Yūzen</i>-dyeing and embroidery on woven silk

Chiso Co., Ltd, Furisode with Wave and Crane Design, Made for Nishimura Tokuko, the fourteenth Madame Nishimura, 1938, Yūzen-dyeing and embroidery on woven silk

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Chiso Co., Ltd, Furisode with Mist and Fan Design, Made for Kawakami Masako, the fifteenth Madame Nishimura, 1971, Embroidery and gold leaf on woven silk

Chiso Co., Ltd, Furisode with Mist and Fan Design, Made for Kawakami Masako, the fifteenth Madame Nishimura, 1971, Embroidery and gold leaf on woven silk

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Artist unknown, Kosode with Overturned Flask Design, Mid to late 17th century, Edo period, 1603–1868, tie-dyeing and ink on white figured satin

Artist unknown, Kosode with Overturned Flask Design, Mid to late 17th century, Edo period, 1603–1868, Kanoko shibori tie-dyeing and ink on white figured satin

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