Japanese - Streamers from Temple Banner, mid 18th century

Japanese

Streamers from Temple Banner, mid 18th century

Paper and silk brocade, 6.7 x 104.1 cm (2 5/8 x 41 in.) each

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Object details

Accession number

CR25.a-b

Description

Pattern: Clouds, fretwork, animals

Provenance

Purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner from the Asian art dealers Yamanaka & Co. at Copley Hall, Boston on 6-8 November 1902 for $9.50 (with temple banner).

Dimension Notes

Vertical Repeat: 19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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