Symphony of Light and Color 26 by Peterhoff3 on DeviantArt
First Chill of the Water (1988) by the Late Japanese textile artist Itchiku Kubota(1917-2003) form the exhibition,Kimono as Art: The Landscapes of Itchi... Symphony of Light and Color 26
Summer 2012 Floriade
The Floriade in Venlo is an event about gardening, flowers and vegetables that is organized once every ten years. Our friend Masami from the KDJ NL told us she'd do a kimono show for the Japanese stand on Friday the 3rd of August. Flowers and kimono's ! The weather was sunny and quite pleasant : ideal for wearing yukata. I arrived a bit early which gave me time to introduce myself to Makiko Goto who's a "Shihan" (master) koto player and has performed all over Europe and Japan. Lucky me : I…
Kimono with Birds in Flight | Japan | Shōwa period (1926–89) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Dozens of birds take to the sky on this kimono, covering the entire surface with realistic depictions in saturated colors. Among the birds are cranes (at the shoulder and hem on the back), ducks (including mandarin ducks on the back of the left sleeve), pheasants, sparrows, and swallows, as well as a peacock that wraps dramatically around the entire garment
The Kimono Gallery
“Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom” Kimono created and named by Love Sayo. Winner of The Association Award at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Japanese textile artist Exhibition award. Japan
Outer robe (uchikake) with padded hem and design of famous places in Kyoto embroidered in green, blue and white silk and couched with gold metallic thread on a dark blue silk satin ground; light brown plain-weave silk lining.
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Springs Glory by Marcia Jestaedt - Large (Giclee Print)
Giclee Print - This is a limited edition giclee print of the artists raku-fired ceramic tile wall hanging. Magnolia blossoms in spring are a glorious reminder of the beauty of the season. Printed on archival paper with archival inks for exquisite coloration and detail. Limited edition of 100.
The Kimono Gallery
“This yûzen formal outer robe was ordered as a part of a bridal costume for the daughter of an Osaka merchant. Conceived of as a depiction of one hundred birds, this garment displays ninety-nine birds...