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Textile fragment with design of chrysanthemums and auspicious clouds on a reddish-orange silk ground. One of 12 fragments (a-l)

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, February 11, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 x 12 1/4 in. (25.4 x 31.1 cm)

Accession Number

09.156j

Medium or Technique

Silk twill-weave ground with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles