Fragment of dark blue silk satin with design of peonies and leaves in green silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, November 4, 1926
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Chinese, Qing dynasty, early 18th century
Overall: 26 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin-weave with silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave