Textile sample

Japanese
early Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

28.6 x 34.2 cm (11 1/4 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.267

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe (chirimen), hand drawn paste resist-dyed (yûzen)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of cockscomb in gray, tan and pink 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