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Panel of silk embroidery

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Panel of ivory silk satin with design of vertically oriented blue ribbons and floral bouquets in pink, yellow and green silk embroidery; originally made into a dress, later radically restyled.

Provenance

Gift of Virginia Slade Murphy in memory of Prescott Slade to the MFA on

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia Slade Murphy in memory of Prescott Slade

Chinese for export, Qing dynasty, 1770–90

Object Place

China (for the export market)

Dimensions

74.5 cm (29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.983

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles