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Piece of embroidery

Bright blue silk embroidered with violet, pink, yellow, green, white and brown silk. The ground is covered with curving stems bearing flowers and buds. In each corner is a house, and a man and woman(?) surrounded by flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese (for the Western market), 20th century

Object Place

China

Accession Number

11.161

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles