Textile sample

Japanese
Edo period
early 18th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

31.5 x 48.2 cm (12 3/8 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

35.1956

Medium or Technique

Silk, plain-weave crepe (chirimen), clamp resist-dyed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of bands of orange and purple created by clamp resist-dyeing on a white silk crepe ground.

Provenance

Gift of Yamanaka & Co., Boston to the MFA on December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.