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Textile (Japan)

This is a Textile. It was designed by Junichi Arai. It is dated 1993 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is warps: polyester; wefts: metallic film and its technique is plain weave, gathered and tied, heat set, untied, randomly pleated, and transfer printed. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Arai Creation System. It is credited Gift of Junichi Arai.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 457.2 × 99.1 cm (15 ft. × 39 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Japan); Designed by Junichi Arai (Japanese, 1932 - 2017); warps: polyester; wefts: metallic film; H x W: 457.2 × 99.1 cm (15 ft. × 39 in.); Gift of Junichi Arai; 1993-118-6

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