Textile sample

Japanese
Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

23.5 x 32.4 cm (9 1/4 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.279

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe (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 wind-blown peonies in reddish-orange, pink and gray on a white 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