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Chinese
20th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

142 x 168 cm (55 7/8 x 66 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.183

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

In the center: lotus and bamboo with cranes, a heron, sparrows, a king-fisher, butterflies and a frog. Border of various flowers and berries. Padded satin stitch in pink, lavender, blue, orange, brown, green, etc. on pale yellow satin ground.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Leonard Benedict