Length of silk

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1880s


Object Place: China or Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 66 x 47 cm (26 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

97.169

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave ground with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of silk, possibly furnishing fabric, with design of repeating bird (Bird of Happiness?) and flower motif in blue silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a yellow satin ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA April 10, 1897

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection