Textile sample

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


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

27.8 x 34.6 cm (10 15/16 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.347

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of flying cranes in white, created by stencil resist-dyeing, on a light red ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection