Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)
third quarter 18th century
Object Place: China
191 x 46 cm (75 3/16 x 18 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk guaze with silk floss and gold-leafed paper wrapped on core embroidery
Not On View
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.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Louis H. Farlow