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Fragment of silk crêpe

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Fragment of silk crepe with pale yellowish-green ground and design of peonies and cherry blossoms, separating landscapes with figures in them; pieced.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 16, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 2.65 x .82

Accession Number

95.193

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed, hand-painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles