Fragment of cotton

Japanese
late Edo period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 x 13 1/2 in. (25.4 x 34.3 cm)

Accession Number

91.145

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed or stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of plain-weave cotton with red ground and hand-painted (?) diagonal lattice work in dark gray with bird medallions in blue, brown and gray on a natural, undyed ground.

Provenance

Gift of Edward S. Morse to the MFA, September, 1891

Credit Line

Gift of Edward S. Morse