Textile sample

Japanese
Bakumatsu to early Meiji era
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

26.7 x 34.4 cm (10 1/2 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.350

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of carp in a river with water plants in gray, tan, blue and green created by the yûzen technique.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection