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Bed cover (yogi)

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Robe-shaped bed cover (yogi) with overall design of green, pink and blue vertical bands of color with cranes, clouds and clusters of four diamond lozenges. The stuffing has been removed.

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA on May 5, 1921

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

201.9 x 137.5 cm (79.5 x 54 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.1151

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles