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Textile sample with design of flowers and phoenix in white, yellow, peach and green on a gray ground with snow-covered plum created by stencil resist-dyeing (katazome).

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Bakumatsu to early Meiji era, mid-19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

27.9 x 34.9 cm

Accession Number

98.318

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles