Length of silk velvet with design of floral sprays in even rows woven in gold, red, and pale blue silk on a darl green ground.
Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt, 1950
Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection
Chinese, Qing dynasty, about 1900
204 x 66.8 cm (80 5/16 x 26 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, voided velvet, cut pile (velvet) on a twill-weave ground with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave