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JASC Japanese American Sevice Committe of Chicago's Mural Project


Inspirational Vintage Furisode

Many mural project participants used vintage kimono inspiring images for the mural painting. The yuzen cranes and pine were taken from this furisode. This can be seen on portions of the mural with the crane and red pine.

Courtesy of Sasha Vasilou

Based on this original

Detail of a Furisode Kimono With Cranes
uploaded by intrepidmouse
The mural participants brought in items of interest that inspired many images on the mural. The beautiful yuzen cranes and pine on this vintage furisode can be seen on a … More »

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