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Hanging with Dragon

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: Silk Fabrics of Imperial China
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Tapestry (Do Not Use) | Silk,gold thread,cotton lining
Size: L.75 1/4 x W.58 7/8 in
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: Hanging of pale gold-colored silk damask with an enormous dragon embroidered in couched gold threads. In the field large clouds embroidered in shades of blue and white silk floss, bats and longevity symbols embroidered in gold thread and blue silk and ap
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.178
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009