Decoration and ornament -- Japan; Silk -- Japan; Art, Japanese;
The decorated silk pieces are mounted in accordion-type folder; Exhibited: Summer Kimono, The Color of Blue Sky...Morning Pilgrimage, organized by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library, June 22- September 8, 2008
Summer kimono / the color of blue sky... / morning pilgrimage (Exhibition : 2008)
Summer kimono / the color of blue sky... / morning pilgrimage (Kobayashi Issa, 1822) -- Few items evoke Japan in the Western imagination more than a kimono. Although literally translated as "what is worn," the kimono is far more than a utilitarian...