10/22/2009

Sue Sarasa Museum

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Sue Sarasa Museum of Art 寿恵更紗ミュージアム

京都府向日市 Kyoto, Muko-shi
Terado-Cho, Terayama 12-1
Tel. 075-934-6395

Founded by Aoki Sue 青木寿恵


sarasa サラサ calico, chintz, printed cotton
also a kind of batik
Originally from India, the stencil-dying method (katazome) was later imported to Japan during the Edo-Period. Mineral pigments are applied to homespun cotton, using various stencils.
Sarasa was produced mainly in Sakai, Kyoto and Nagasaki.

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Exhibition with nature motives from Canada
October 10 till November 18, 2009

Aoki san had been to Canada in 1979 and sketched much of the landscape and other motives there.

The exhibition includes Kimono, tapestries, obi, door curtains and other items.


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Textiles from sarasa were also called
watarai わたらい【度会】
The material was also used to make small items, like bags and cloth for the tea ceremony.



chirimen 縮緬 (ちりめん) crepe silk from China
Used as material for expensive kimono.


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Cotton (wata) kigo for haiku

Kimono, traditional Japanese robes

light cotton robes, yukata 浴衣 ゆかた


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kigo with SARASA さらさ 


Sarasa boke 更紗木瓜 Sarasa quince

Sarasa mokuren (更紗木蓮) Sarasa Magnolia

Sarasa yanma 更紗やんま Sarasa yanma, dragonfly


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1 comment:

Gabi Greve - Buson said...

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