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Textile fragment with repeating pattern of peonies in blue, white and green silk and gilt paper strip supplementary weft patterning on a reddish-orange plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on April 14, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 69.5 x 54.5 cm (27 3/8 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1225

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; plain-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles