Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

28.1 x 39.8 cm (11 1/16 x 15 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.284

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of pine cone, pine needles, tree branch with nuts and swirling wind in white, brown, gray and blue, created by the yûzen technique, on a blue-gray ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection