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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton crepe with design of blossoms and flowing stream in natural, undyed cream on a dark blue ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, late Edo period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.335 x 0.63 m

Accession Number

93.1109

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles