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Panel made from table frontals

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Panel made from two table frontals with design of dragons, cosmic mountain and wave, bats and flowers embroidered in black, white and blue silk and couched in gold-wrapped thread on a pinkish-red satin ground; a band of green satin with design of floral arabesques couched in gold-wrapped thread...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, August 8, 1902

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1790s

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75 x 192 cm (29 1/2 x 75 9/16 in.)

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Silk satin ground embroidered with silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread


Textiles and Fashion Arts