Baur

Uchishiki (altar cloth)

纺织品
日本

Subject/design:

Large–scale design of alternating rows of peaches and stylised flowers with kuzu leaves, kikyô and sacred treasures, on a navy blue ground.

Materials:

Silk with gold thread

Technique:

Nishiki, lampas

Date:

End Edo or early Meiji (1868-1911) period

Size:

65 x 65 cm

Place of origin:

Japan

Inventory number:

CB.TJ.1927.43

Copyright:

Baur Fondation

Photographer:

Marian Gérard