THE ART OF THE KIMONO
A GIFT FROM JAPAN
A loose, wide-sleeved robe, fastened at the waist with a wide sash, characteristic of Japanese costume.
Kimono, definition, Dictionary.com
During his long career versatile Japanese artist Takeuchi Seiho (1864-1942) created a variety of subjects, from the elegant woman portrayed above to domestic pets.
The above image is used solely for educational purposes and in the U.S. public domain.