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  • Place of origin:

    Tokyo (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1972 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Yamamoto, Kansai, born 1944 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk and applique, lined

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Christine Dupont-Nangle

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woman's black silk tabard, fully lined, and with shaped front and back panels. Large coloured silk applique of a Japanese woman in traditional dress is on the front panel, possibly of a geisha. Ties at the sides.

Place of Origin

Tokyo (probably, made)


ca. 1972 (made)


Yamamoto, Kansai, born 1944 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk and applique, lined

Object history note

Registered File number 1990/228.

Descriptive line

Woman's black silk tabard, designed by Kansai Yamamoto, probably made in Tokyo, ca. 1972


Silk (textile)


Applied work; Lined

Subjects depicted

Kimonos; Woman; Geishas


Fashion; Women's clothes


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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