Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

Chinese


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 49 x 68 cm (19 5/16 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.5662

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry weave

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woven with silk and gold thread made of gilded paper. The design of conventional waves, clouds, a dragon, bats, etc., is of blues, yellows, red, pinks, white, gray, brown, and gold.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection