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.
Gift to MFA in August, 1898
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection
Japanese, Bakumatsu to early Meiji era, 19th century
23.3 x 33.0 cm (9 3/16 x 13 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain-weave gauze, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)
Textiles and Fashion Arts