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Helmut Weitz
Bleeding Skull
20th century
Museum Purchase
1960/2.91

Dogon (Dogon (culture or style))
Ritual Staff
20th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton
1975/1.69
Black silk leno weave (gauze) fukuro obi; floral medallion patterns woven in lacquered red, gold-coated paper (kinran). and a synthetic turquoise metal-coated paper.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Black silk gauze fukuro obi with large woven floral 'hosoge' medallions
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.334
White silk hand tie-dyed with dark indigo, in two techniques: makiage shibori and kanako shibori.  Cream or pale peach-colored plain weave silk lining.  Cord silver and white braided silk (kumihimo)
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Dark indigo shibori haori
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.347
Purple silk damask with hitome kanoko floral design in graduated scale, from small at collar to large at hem.  Lining is plain white silk at the top, the lower third and sleeve ends are purple.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kimono
1960 – 1979
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.360
Gray silk with indigo tie-dye hitta mura pattern cut across with diagonal wavy lines of dark blue.  Lining is plain-weave white silk with blue bokashi at sleeve ends and hem.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Gray kimono with overall shibori indigo dot pattern and random dark blue lines
1975 – 1985
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.373
Gray silk damask with surihaku (gilt), embroidered and appliquéd brocade designs, bordered in couched gold-wrapped threads.  Lining is plain weave silk, white above and gray below.  Has double oak-leaf (kashiwa) crest embroidered in gold thread.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Formal gray kimono with gilt, embroidered and appliquéd saga brocade cloud designs
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.378
Gray silk crepe (repp weave) shot through with metallic threads, with silk and metallic thread embroidered design of figures doing the suzume odori (crow dance) in the rain (suzume odori).  Lining is plain weave silk, white above and gray below.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Formal gray crested kimono with embroidered designs of suzume odori figures dancing in the rain
1970 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.382
Silk crepe damask with alternating weaves in checkerboard design
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Silk underkimono with bokashi dye in large squares of aqua and white
1960 – 1980
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.394
White neckband of leno weave in a stripe.  Silk leno crepe with twill design of fans among waves.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Pale aqua silk underkimono with woven designs of fans scattered among waves
1950 – 1999
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.396

Bill Rauhauser
Belle Isle, Detroit, Michigan, from "Detroit Focus 2000"
1970 – 1980
Gift of Detroit Focus 2000, and partial purchase with funds from the Jean Paul Slusser Memorial Fund
2003/2.69.26

Frank Kleinholz
Starlight (Artist's Proof)
1901 – 1987
Gift of Gilbert M. Frimet
2004/1.138
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