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Embroidery panel for a folding screen

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Panel for folding screen with design of birds and flowers of the seasons embroidered in polychrome silk on a pale yellow silk satin ground.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Miriam Shaw to the MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Miriam Shaw

Chinese, Qing dynasty, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 70 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (179.1 x 52.1 cm)

Accession Number

RES.35.29

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silks

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles