Supreme Antique Japanese Wedding Furisode Uchikake by Choutama - This kimono print reminded me of my most-favorite kimono that I wore when I was a cute, little kodomo. Grandpa and Grams brought it back from Nihon for me. I did love that thing. Miss them, too.
Furisode featuring Plank Bridges (Yatsuhashi), irises and Swallow. Late 18th, early 19th century, Japan. Paste-resist dyeing (yuzen) and silk and metallic thread embroidery on yellow-green silk crepe (chirimen). LACMA (Gift of Mrs. Philip A. Colman in memory of Philip A. Colman)