Textile length

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall (height is warp direction): 74.9 x 33 cm (29 1/2 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

93.1108

Medium or Technique

Cotton, indigo; plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed (katazome, chûgata)

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of cotton with design of crested waves in white on a blue ground created by stencil resist-dyeing (katazome or chûgata).

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on September 1, 1993

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection