Fragment of embroidered panel from a skirt (qun)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1870–80


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 22.2 cm (10 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.559

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth embroidered with floss silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of skirt panel (qun) with design of peonies, rocks and butterflies embroidered in polycrhome silk on a yellow wool ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection