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Panel for a hanging scroll

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Tapestry-woven panel for a hanging scroll with yellow silk ground with design of rocks, lotus, plum blossoms, and bamboo with two magpies. Parts missing at top and right side. Possibly made in the Imperial workshop.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, 1947

Credit Line

William F. Warden Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty, reign of Qianlong, third quarter 18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 37 1/2 x 16 1/4 in. (95.3 x 41.3 cm)

Accession Number

47.1435

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry weave (kesi)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles