Textile sample

Japanese
Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

21.8 x 16.6 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.337

Medium or Technique

Silk twill-weave, herringbone; 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 blue white and yellow, created by the yûzen technique, on a brown ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection