Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
Late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/4 x 13 in. (23.5 x 33 cm)

Accession Number

98.402

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave, stencil (katazome) or hand drawn paste resist-dyed (yûzen), embroidered (shishû)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with white and blue ground on which is embroidered and printed a design of berries, and leaves, and straight lines in white, dark blue, red, orange, yellow and green.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection