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Textile sample with design of bellflower and type of chrysanthemum in blue, yellow, green, brown and tan, created by the yûzen technique, on a pale blue and yellow ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Bakumatsu to early Meiji era, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

23.3 x 33.0 cm (9 3/16 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

98.292

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave gauze, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles