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Large panel of darned netting remade into a festival banner consisting of squares of blue netting joined by strips of blue linen and écru silk adhered to paper backing and mounted with a border of soft yellow twill-weave wool; lined with green and white cotton.

Provenance

Purchased from Bunkio Matsuki by MFA on March 29, 1907

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Indian, used in China and Japan, 19th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 100 x 59 in. (254 x 149.9 cm)

Accession Number

07.128

Medium or Technique

Plain-weave linen, cotton, wool, and silk; point lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles