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Textile sample with design of white cherry blossoms and red maple leaves on a pink ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

24.3 x 32.4 cm (9 9/16 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.330

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles