Panel

Chinese
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 30.8 x 59.5 cm (12 1/8 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.209

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry weave (kesi)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven with silk and gold thread made of gilded paper. Deep reddish-salmon ground with the design of clouds, bats, and two fish tied together woven with lavender, buff, green, black and gold. Made to be used with 98.208-211.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John L. Ross