Brocade with peony design

Japanese


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall (FLW): 107 x 69.5 cm (42 1/8 x 27 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.340

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground of much tarnished silver paper is covered by a geometrical pattern woven with dark blue, light green, and silver; on this are sticks and open peonies, woven with light green, dull red, white, dark blue, and light brown silk, and silver paper.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection