Length of velvet

Chinese or Japanese
Qing dynasty
1880s


Object Place: China or Japan

Dimensions

44.5 x 68 cm (17 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.613

Medium or Technique

Silk, voided and cut pile (velvet)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of silk velvet with design of stylized peonies and other flowers created by voided and cut pile with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a pink silk ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 25, 1900

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection