Textile sample

Japanese
Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

29.5 x 35.0 cm (11 5/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.269

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of Japanese cedar and mist in gray and white on a tan ground, created by the yûzen technique.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection