Fragment of silk with dark blue twill-weave ground and design of scrolling peony and lotus arabesque in gold silk 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
Height x width: 26 3/8 x 16 9/16 in. (67 x 42 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave