Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1850–70


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 31.5 cm (18 1/8 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.793

Medium or Technique

Silk slit tapestry (kesi)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of man’s court robe (jifu) of blue silk slit tapestry with design of dragon and other auspicious symbols with details in blue, green, mauve and yellow silk with gold-wrapped threads.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 24, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 24, 1913

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection