Noh costume (atsuita-karaori) 厚板唐織

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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th century or earlier
  • Geography

    Nishijin, Kyoto, Japan
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W: 163.5 x 165.5 cm (64 3/8 x 65 3/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    From early 1950s to 2009
    Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
    From 2009
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2009
    According to curatorial notes, this garment was acquired by Victor Hauge while he was living in Tokyo in the early 1950s.
    It was either purchased directly from the Tokyo dealer Heisando or bought at auction at the Tokyo Bijutsu Club, with Heisando placing the bid for Mr. Hauge.
    Heisando Co., Ltd., 1-2-4 Shiba-koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo, phone: 03-3434-0588.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
  • Origin

    Nishijin, Kyoto, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
  • Type

    Costume and Textile
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