Fragment of cotton

Japanese
late Edo or Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 29 1/2 x 21 in. (74.9 x 53.3 cm)

Accession Number

93.1116

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of plain-weave cotton with design of indigo blue intertwing floral motif on a natural ground and accented with stenciled gold.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection