User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Sleeve facing (one of pair)

Start collecting

Sleeve facing with design of boys and landscape (One Hundred Boys imagery) embroidered in polychrome silk on a white silk satin ground. One of pair with 40.490.

Provenance

Anonymous gift to the MFA, June 13, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1840 to 1860

Object Place

China

Dimensions

113.5 x 19 cm (44 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

40.489

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes