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Textile sample with design of pussy willow and scraps of cloth in white, gray, purple, pink, orange, green and blue, created by the yûzen technique, on a dark and light gray ground. (98.296 same textile with different design)

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

25.6 x 42 cm (10 1/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.299

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles