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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. Identical to 50.1502.

Provenance

Gift from Charles Bain Hoyt to the MFA, 1946

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

46.362

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles