Buddhist hanging panel
18th or 19th century
Object Place: Japan
Height x width: 24 x 74 in. (61 x 188 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave ground with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave
Not On View
Buddhist vertical hanging panel with design of three chrysanthemum medallions and interlocking fretwork pattern in gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a dark blue twill-weave silk ground.
By 1914, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)
 See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.
Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel