Object Place: China
107 x 110.5 cm (42 1/8 x 43 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk tapestry weave (kesi)
Not On View
Niche valance in silk slit tapestry (kesi) with design in top panel of phoenix and peonies in green, blue and red silk on gold ground; lower valance has design of waves, dragons, clouds and bats in blue, cream, white and gold on a reddish-orange ground; borders have scrolling floral pattern in various shades of blue and gold; blue cotton band along the top; lined with green cotton.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on April 1, 1915
Denman Waldo Ross Collection