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Fragment of brocade

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Squarish fragment. Tan ground. Designs of ju-i bordered medallions, petals, lotus flowers, squares, and parallel lines in colors of blue, reddish brown, white, and tan.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp

Japanese, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

58.4 x 63.5 cm (23 x 25 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.14

Medium or Technique

Brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles