Old hand cut Japanese stencil in frame. Stencil depicts two flowers with buds and a vine pattern. Brown paper stencil.
"An Original hand cut Japanese stencil used in the process of applying design to Kimono fabric. From the Tom and Frances Blakemore Collection of Stencils, costumes, and textiles shown on tour at leading museums. The accompanying book, Japanese Design through Textile Patterns explains the process and the symbolism expressed in the designs."
Paper and Wood
35.3 cm x 35.3 cm x 3 cm deep
Mike Mansfield Collections, Mss 65, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana-- Missoula. Mansfield Library
Image credit: Micaela Connolly, University of Montana
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