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Textile sample with design of chrysanthemums in blue white and yellow, created by the yûzen technique, on a brown ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

21.8 x 16.6 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.337

Medium or Technique

Silk twill-weave, herringbone; hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles