Fragment of cotton

Japanese
Late Edo period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 x 12 in. (66 x 30.5 cm)

Accession Number

77.65b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, stencil resist-dyed (katazome, kata komon)

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of plain-weave cotton with stencil resist design (katazome) of large leaves in light and dark shades of blue on a light blue ground with small white dots (kata komon).

Provenance

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to the MFA, April 1877

Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield