Brocade

Chinese
late 18th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 30 x 29 cm (11 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.186

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Subdued bluish-green satin twill ground; design horizontally arranged of canopied octagonal lanterns surrounded by clouds and jewels; weft threads are white, light and medium brown, two tones of blue and dark green.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on November 4, 1926

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection