Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 7/8 x 14 1/8 in. (30.2 x 35.9 cm)

Accession Number

98.369

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of flying cranes in black, gray, white and red on a blue ground, created by the yûzen process, and stenciled gold.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection