Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo to early Meiji era
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

25.2 x 16.8 cm (9 15/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.354

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave gauze, hand painted (kaki-e)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of a waterfall and water mallow in blue and green, created by hand painting (kaki-e), on a natural white background.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection