Noh Robe (Japan)
This is a Noh robe. It is dated ca. 1800 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silk, gilded paper and its technique is twill weave with supplementary weft patterning. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 174 x 147.3 cm (68 1/2 x 58 in.)
Cite this object as
Noh Robe (Japan); Previously owned by Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt (American, 1830–1912); silk, gilded paper; H x W: 174 x 147.3 cm (68 1/2 x 58 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt, from the textile collection of Mrs. Abram Stevens Hewitt; 1931-4-62