Fragment of green and gold iridescent twill-weave silk with design of vertical wavy lines (tatewaku) pattern with clouds in gold silk.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century
Height x width: 16 3/4 x 24 7/16 in. (42.5 x 62 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave