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Textile sample with design of two boats on water, created by the yûzen technique, on a gray ground.

Provenance

Gift to MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Bakumatsu to early Meiji era, mid-19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

35.2 x 30.0 cm (13 7/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.351

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles