Embroidery fragment

Japanese
Edo or early Meiji era
mid to late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 37 cm (12 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.444

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread; hand painted, embroidered

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with a design of pine tree and mist in green, brown, black and gold created by hand painting (kaki-e) and embroidery on a dark and light green ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA, August 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection