Squarish silk fragment of brocade

Japanese
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

32.7 x 31.8 cm (12 7/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.18

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Squarish silk fragment, grayish tan ground with designs of flower sprays and leaves in salmon, green, and brick color in kikko ground. Red lining.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp