Panel from a screen

Holland
1900–10
Probably designed by Gerrit Willem Dijsselhof (Dutch, 1866–1924)


Object Place: Holland

Dimensions

157.8 cm (62 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1994.291

Medium or Technique

Batik

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stylized herons standing in water with bulrushes, flying herons, and trailing foliage in background. Border at bottom, top and right sides. Cotton, batik resist-dyed design in shades of blue, cream, gold, and brown.

Provenance

Private Collection, Amsterdam, about 1970; W.J. van Leeuwen, Amsterdam; Purchased by the MFA, Boston December 14, 1994

Credit Line

Edward J. and Mary S. Holmes Fund