Kimono (detail), Japan

Kimono (detail), Japan

Kimono (detail)
Japan
Late 19th century
Satin silk, silk embroidery
Museum no. T. 72-1957
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Detail of a Kimono showing a dragon flying across Mount Fuji. Satin silk with silk embroidery in white, gold, (fumeroles and dragon`s breath), on a brilliant red ground.