Textile sample

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


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

23.5 x 35.8 cm (9 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.332

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of bush clover in gray and reddish-orange, created by the yûzen process, on a blue ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection