Textile fragment

Japanese
Edo period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 23.5 x 19.5 cm (9 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.442

Medium or Technique

Silk; plain-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with design of diamond grid work composed of alternating floral and bird motifs in blue, green and white silk supplementary weft patterning on a dark blue plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Purchased at the Foreign Fair from Louis Wertheimer by the MFA on January 7, 1884

Credit Line

Everett Fund