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Medallion Robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1796-1820

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | silk
Size: L.53-7/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, Chia-ch'ing period
Physical Description: Outer coat of very dark blue silk twill with eight large medallions containing stylized orchid plants and narcissus. Intervening spaces of robe and upper sleeve filled with single floral sprays; peony, plum blossom, narcissus etc. Colors shades of blue, g
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.48
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009