Bakumatsu to early Meiji era
Object Place: Japan
18.9 x 14.3 cm (7 7/16 x 5 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain-weave gauze, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen) Shiroage
Not On View
Textile sample with design of water mallows and flowing water in white and black, created by the yûzen technique, on a pale blue ground.
Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection