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Length of silk with repeating design of "Hundred Poets" in red, gray, gold, brown, and black silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on tan plain-weave ground. Mounted in panel form, framed and glazed.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 21 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. (54.6 x 39.4 cm)

Accession Number

50.1502

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

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