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Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

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Light neutral brown, gauze ground embroidered with a design of mountains rising out of waves. Worked with white, blue, green, yellow, pink, and light brown silk.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow

Chinese, third quarter 18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

191 x 46 cm (75 3/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

10.50

Medium or Technique

Silk guaze with silk floss and gold-leafed paper wrapped on core embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes