Decorative panel

Japanese
Shôwa
1984


Object Place: Kyoto, Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 42 x 12 5/8 in. (106.7 x 32.1 cm)

Accession Number

1985.195

Medium or Technique

Silk; twill-weave ground with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave; braided silk cord

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Decorative panel with design of bands of mist and wisteria in blue, orange, green, pink, purple, white silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a blue and reddish-orange silk twill ground with reddish-orange fringe along the bottom and reddish-orange and white silk braided and twisted cord along the top. There is a pale reddish-orange silk twill backing. Includes a lacquered stand for display.

Provenance

Gift of the Juraku Co., Ltd to the MFA on April 24, 1985

Credit Line

Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.