Textile design with design of two cranes flying over water in gray, white and blue, created by the yûzen technique, with white, blue, red and black silk embroidered accents.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA in August, 1898
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection
Japanese, Bakumatsu to Meiji era, 19th century
31.0 x 35.7 cm (12 3/16 x 14 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, gold metallic thread; plain-weave crepe (chirimen), hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen), embroidered (shishû)