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Painted silk landscape

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Panel for wall covering with design of landscape with Chinese Daoist philosophers painted in pigments on plain-weave silk. Related to 43.2505 and 43.2506.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA on October 14, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1800 to 1850

Dimensions

Height x width: 132 x 58 in. (335.3 x 147.3 cm)

Accession Number

43.2504

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave painted with pigment

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles