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Textile sample with design of pine cone, pine needles, tree branch with nuts and swirling wind in white, brown, gray and blue, created by the yûzen technique, on a blue-gray ground.

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; Gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA, August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late Edo or early Meiji era, mid-19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

28.1 x 39.8 cm (11 1/16 x 15 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.284

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe (chirimen), hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painting (yûzen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles