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Printed cotton fragment from Japanese sample book

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with dark green ground and design of alternating rows of large and small cherry blossom in red and white.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th or early 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 9.3cm (1 5/8 x 3 11/16in.)

Accession Number

20.1983

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles