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Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

Chinese
third quarter 18th century


Object Place, China

Dimensions

191 x 46 cm (75 3/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

10.50

Medium or Technique

Silk guaze with silk floss and gold-leafed paper wrapped on core embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Light neutral brown, gauze ground embroidered with a design of mountains rising out of waves. Worked with white, blue, green, yellow, pink, and light brown silk.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow