Embroidered taffeta evening kimono - Japan for European fashion Circa 1920/1940
Circa 1920 -1930
Black taffeta kimono embroidered with a flowering tree, Japanese work from the 1920s. Beautiful embroidery in relief of mercerized silk in a camaieu of pink, parma and white with a tree of life design full of blooming flowers. Loose fit with long Kimono sleeves and pink-brown silk pongee lining. Fragility and small damage only on the inner collar of the lining, otherwise stable silk and not fused. Good condition in terms of colour and conservation.
Dimensions: Large one size fits all 40 France. Height 120 cm, sleeves 45 cm, sleeve height 58 cm, fullness at the bottom of the coat 190 cm.