Textile sample with design of seaside landscape with pine trees, sailboats and scattered baskets in grays, blue, white and brown, created by the yûzen process, and accented with gold embroidery and couching.
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: 8 1/4 x 14 in. (21 x 35.6 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk, gilt paper strips, gold metallic thread; plain-weave, hand drawn paste resist-dyed and painted (Yuen), embroidered (shish, takeyamachi-nui), couched (koma-nui)