Textile sample

Japanese
Bakumatsa to Meiji era (?)
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

28.8 x 34.9 cm (11 5/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.309

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crêpe (chirimen), hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of pines trees in mist in gray, white and tan on a light blue ground, created by the yûzen technique.

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection