Textile fragment

Japanese
Edo period
18th or 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 21.5 x 19.5 cm (8 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.445

Medium or Technique

Silk; plain-weave ground with supplentary weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with design of wavy lines (tatewaku pattern) enclosing wisteria flowers and leaves in green and white silk supplementary weft patterning on a pale orange plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Everett Fund