Textile sample

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


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

24.2 x 22.0 cm (9 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.355

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of pine, bamboo, and plum (shôcikubai) in green, red, brown, gray and white, created by the yûzen technique, on a blue ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection