Textile sample with design of two deer (shika) on the top of a hill in gray-green, gray, soft browns, black, and white, created by the yûzen process, on a silk ground with woven sayagata pattern.
Upper left: Kyu in red ink Upper right: Sa in red ink Lower left: Tortoise stamp in black
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