Two strip fragments
Chinese for the Western market
Object Place: China
11.8 x 98 cm (4 5/8 x 38 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: a)--L: 98.0 cm, W: 11.8 cm; b--L: 86 cm, W: 11.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Silk; Painted, white silk
Not On View
Strip fragment, from silk used at Attingham Park, Shropshire, in early 19th C. Drawing room and picture gallery. White silk taffeta, painted with opaque polychrome and silver pigments. Sprigs and bouquets of berries and flowers, sparsely placed in a row. Three sides cut; fourth shows selvedge with green satin stripe and yellow outer stripe.
Chinese, for the Western Market.
Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art
Gift of The Lady Berwick