Embroidery panel for a folding screen

Chinese
Qing dynasty
late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 70 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (179.1 x 52.1 cm)

Accession Number

RES.35.29

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silks

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel for folding screen with design of birds and flowers of the seasons embroidered in polychrome silk on a pale yellow silk satin ground.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Miriam Shaw to the MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Miriam Shaw