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Fragment of tapestry hanging

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Fragment of large tapestry (kesi) hanging with design of phoenix and chrysanthemums in polychrome silk

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on May 8, 1901

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 17th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Header: 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.5661

Medium or Technique

Silk slit tapestry (kesi)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles