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Fragment of silk

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Textile with design of stylized rolled bamboo curtain (?) in brown and green resist-dyed plain-weave silk; floral and paulownia crests painted in gold on the green section.

Provenance

Gift of Yamanaka & Co., Boston to the MFA on December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

30.5 x 49 cm (12 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1960

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave, resist-dyed, applied gold

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles