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Printed cotton fragment from Japanese sample book

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Ground: cotton. Design: wavy lines of small black dots and conventionalized flowers printed with pinkish red and pale blue.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

possibly French, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 9cm (2 11/16 x 3 9/16in.)

Accession Number

20.1994

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles