Textile sample

Japanese
Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

27.3 x 35.1 cm (10 3/4 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.344

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of phoenix and arabesque in blue, gray, brown and red on a dark brown ground, created by the yûzen technique.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection