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Large Hanging

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Large Hanging, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | satin, silk, gold, cotton, embroidery
Size: L.117-½ x W.56-¼ in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: Large Hanging of brick-colored satin embroidered with five-clawed dragons and Buddhist smbols in gold; clouds, bats, and Eternal Sea in satin stitch in colors. At each end a large fish rising from the waves sends out a spray of some substance from which e
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.298
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009