Printed cotton fragment from Japanese sample book

Japanese
late Edo or Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 58 x 36cm (22 13/16 x 14 3/16in.)

Accession Number

20.1998

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of plain-weave cotton with an overall repeating design of floral motifs printed in red and black surrounded by a dense field of red dots on a natural white ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection