Textile sample

Japanese
Early Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

24.5 x 36.4 cm

Accession Number

98.291

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave with weft float patterning, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of chrysanthemums in gold, orange and green, created by the yûzen technique, on a pink and light purple ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection