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Textile sample with design of trees with snow covers in gray, brown and green on a blue ground, created by the yûzen technique.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

26.8 x 33.4 cm (10 9/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.326

Medium or Technique

Silk supplementary weft patterning (kôbaiori), hand drawn paste resist-dyed an painted (yûzen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles