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Fragment of plain-weave cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with design of small, distant village scene and trees and a cone-shaped lattice structure or net in natural, undyed cream on a dark blue ground.

Provenance

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to the MFA, April 1877

Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield

Japanese, late Edo period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 22 x 13 in. (55.9 x 33 cm)

Accession Number

77.79

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Resist