Chinese (for the Western market)
late(?) 19th century
45 x 235 cm (17 11/16 x 92 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.35 without fringe x .45
Medium or Technique
Silk; embroidery: silk on silk
Not On View
White crêpe; on each end is embroidered with pink, green, violet, dark blue, and yellow silk, a bunch of roses, and other flowers. Around the four sides is a narrow border of flowers; on each end is a long knotted fringe.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection