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Textile sample with design of cotton plant in green, tan, yellow and white, created by the yûzen technique, on a brown ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

14.5 x 10.4 cm (5 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.341

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave gauze, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles