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Textile Fragments with Water, Chrysanthemums, and Bellflowers

16th–early 17th century

Painted silk with silk embroidery

framed: 14 5/8 × 12 3/16 in. (37.2 × 31 cm)
sight in frame (top): 5 × 8 1/16 in. (12.7 × 20.5 cm)
sight in frame (bottom): 5 × 7 1/2 in. (12.7 × 19.1 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5626
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Shoso-in, Nara, Japan; Yamanaka & Co., Kyoto, Japan; purchased in 1932 by Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore) (1858–1955) New York; gift in 1937 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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