Textile sample with design of pine trees and flying bird in black, gray and white, created by the yûzen process, and gold embroidered accents.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA in August, 1898
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection
Japanese, Late Edo or early Meiji era, late 19th century
Height x width: 9 x 14 1/2 in. (22.9 x 36.8 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk, metallic gold thread and paper strips; plain-weave, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (yûzen), embroidered (shishû)