Fragment of silk

Japanese
Edo period
late 18th or early 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 23 13/16 x 21 1/4 in. (60.5 x 54 cm)

Accession Number

93.1004

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of blue silk satin with design of alternating rows of floral motifs in tan, reddish-orange, light green and white silk.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection