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Textile sample with design of cherry blossoms and running water in white, created by stencil resist-dyeing (katazome), on a pink ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

23.7 x 33.6 cm

Accession Number

98.290

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles