Textile sample

Japanese
Bakumatsu to early Meiji era
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

27.9 x 34.9 cm

Accession Number

98.318

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of flowers and phoenix in white, yellow, peach and green on a gray ground with snow-covered plum created by stencil resist-dyeing (katazome).

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection