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Textile sample with design of baskets and fern leaves in light green, gray, tan and brown with a cloud-shaped background in brown, created by the yûzen process and stencil-resist.

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA in August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

23.6 x 34.5 cm (9 5/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.398

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles