Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 5/8 x 15 11/16 in. (27 x 39.8 cm)

Accession Number

98.243

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of mountain, water, a tree, a man in a boat, and four ducks, created by the yûzen process, in gray, blue, brown, dark green, black and white with accents in gold embroidery on a plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection