Fragment of silk

Chinese
Qing dynasty
mid-17th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 22.5 cm (7 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

26.178

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of silk with design of repeating of peonies, lotus and scrolling tendrils in gold on a pale greenish-blue ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on November 4, 1926

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection