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Chinese Embroidery (copied from Han-Chinese woman's domestic skirt, embroidered with silk thread, in MFA collection)

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Inscription

L.r. in brown ink: LOIS MAILOU JONES '24; On verso, in graphite: LOIS MAILOU JONES

Provenance

Estate of the artist; gift to MFA June 22, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of the Lois Mailou Jones Pierre-Noel Trust

Copyright

© Lois Mailou Jones Pierre-Noel Trust

1924

Dimensions

Sheet: 31 x 20.7 cm (12 3/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.341

Medium or Technique

Transparent and opaque watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors