Textile sample

Japanese
early Meiji era
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

26.3 x 18.0 cm (10 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.294

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave gauze, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of Mount Fuji and pine trees in white, green and tan, created by the yûzen technique, on a dark blue ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection