Triangular fragment of silk with reddish-pink twill-weave ground and design of peony roundels and auspicious clouds in pink and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 16, 1895
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century
Overall: 67.9 x 33.7 cm (26 3/4 x 13 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave ground with silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave