Decorative screen with knotted silk cording and design of waves, pines and sails in silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a reddish-orange and brown silk ground; based on a Noh costume in the MFA collection (#15.1149); has lacquer stand.
Gift of the Juraku Co., Ltd. to the MFA on April 24, 1985
Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.
Japanese, Shôwa period, 1984
Height x width: 44 x 62 in. (111.8 x 157.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave ground with silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave