Textile sample with design rice field, scarecrow and small hut in brown, gray and blue, created by the yûzen technique, with gold embroidered accents.
Gift to MFA in August, 1898
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection
Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century
22.0 x 36.4 cm (8 11/16 x 14 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, gold metallic thread; supplementary weft patterning (kôbaiori), hand drawn paste-resist dyed and painted (yûzen), embroidered (shishû)