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Taoist Priest's Robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1796-1820

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Taoist Priest's Robe, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | embroidered silk brocade
Size: L.55-1/4 x W.49-7/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, Chia-ch'ing period
Physical Description: Taoist priest's robe of gold satin brocade of dragon medallion design. On back conventional Taoist design embroidered in couched gold thread and couched twist in colors on applied salmon silk panel. Borders of black satin solidly embroidered in same tec
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.274
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009