Four examples of laborious-created 19th century silk wedding kimono (uchikake). Japan. MFA, Boston.
Gofuk Yasan kimono.
Late 19th century silk kimono featuring an unusual layout of standing cranes, wings outstretched. The presence of five family crests or ‘mon’ indicates that this kimono was intended for formal, special occasions
Maiko shooting “Three-Cushion” Carom Billiards