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Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: plain weave, indigo dyed, resist applied with stencil (katazome)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 174.6 × 33 cm (5 ft. 8 3/4 in. × 13 in.)
Repeat H: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Stencil resist (katazome) textile with two columns of circles, one containing birds, the other leaves and stems. Surrounded by curling tendrils. Ivory design on blue ground.
Credit Line:
Gift of Elinor Merrell
Accession Number:
1973-29-20
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4bcccb993-e600-45e9-b257-6d20f6ee6889
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1973-29-20