Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

9.4 x 13.9 cm (3 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.340

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave, hand-painted (kaki-e) with ink and pigments

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with hand-painted (kaki-e) design of pomegranates in pale green and gold on a pink ground. (Possibly a painting fragment)

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection