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Fragment of silk damask

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Fragment of light green silk damask with design of vertical wavy lines (tatewaku pattern) and floral roundels and diamond motifs enclosing flowers.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 65.5 x 35.5 cm (25 13/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

93.996

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles