late 19th century
Object Place: China
Overall: 64 x 9 cm (25 3/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Damask embroidered with colored floss silks
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Blue damask, on which is embroidered with laid work, French knots and couching, a design of a boat, a summer house, bamboo, peonies, and a butterfly. Worked with different shades of blue, white, and black silk and gold thread.
Gift of Louis H. farlow to the MFA March 3, 1910. Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Louis H. Farlow