J A P A N
B L U E
" Japan is a country full of mysterious blue".
- Lafcadio Hearn
The deep and serene blue known as "Japan Blue" has long taken root amongst the populace.
The vintage feel created by the wearing of these garments and the fading of the colour was
considered chic among the people of Edo and continues today.
This exhibition glimpses the affinity of the Japanese towards indigo