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Embroidery fragment

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Textile fragment with a design of pine tree and mist in green, brown, black and gold created by hand painting (kaki-e) and embroidery on a dark and light green ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA, August 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo or early Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 37 cm (12 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.444

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread; hand painted, embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles