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Panel for table screen

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Panel for table screen of tapestry-weave in reddish-orange silk and design of birds and flowers (top) and vase with peacock feathers and container with brushes (bottom) in yellow, blue and green silk and gold metallic threads; border on three side and separating top and bottom fields has design...

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Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 24, 1913; Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 24, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1850 to 1900

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 51 cm (8 1/4 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.581

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry with metallic gold threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles