Panel for table screen

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1850 to 1900


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 51.5 cm (8 7/16 x 20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.583

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry-weave with metallic gold threads

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel for table screen in tapestry-weave with reddish-orange ground and design of bird and flowering branch (top) and vase with flowers and scroll (bottom) in yellow, blue and green silk and metallic gold; border on three sides and separating top and bottom has design of interlocking key fret pattern in dark blue and reddish-orange.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 24, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 24, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection