Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 13 1/8 x 13 1/8 in. (33.3 x 33.3 cm)

Accession Number

98.399

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave, stencil resist-dyed (katazome), hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of sliding doors painteed with bamboo fence and leaves in brown, gray green and white with and a cloud-shaped foreground in blue, created by the yûzen process and stencil resist-dyeing.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection