Textile length

Japanese
Edo period
18th or 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 29 3/4 x 6 11/16 in. (75.5 x 17 cm)

Accession Number

99.59b

Medium or Technique

Silk; satin-weave with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of silk with design of floral arabesques in dark and light blue, green, yellow, pink and white silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a yellow silk satin ground. One of three strips mounted together.

Provenance

Bequest of Henry C. Warren to the MFA on April 14, 1899

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry C. Warren