Textile fragment

Japanese
Edo period
18th or 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 27 5/8 x 13 3/4 in. (70.2 x 34.9 cm)

Accession Number

95.1224

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; twill-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with design of dragons and clouds in dark and light blue, green, pink and white silk and gilt paper strip supplementary weft patterning on a reddish-orange silk twill-weave ground. Part of 97.178.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on April 14, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection