Piece of embroidery
Chinese (for the Western market)
Object Place: China
173 x 156 cm (68 1/8 x 61 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.56 x 1.73
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bright blue silk embroidered with violet, pink, yellow, green, white and brown silk. The ground is covered with curving stems bearing flowers and buds. In each corner is a house, and a man and woman(?) surrounded by flowers.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection