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Throne Seat Cushion

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

early 18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Throne Seat Cushion, Artist Unknown (China)
: Silk Fabrics of Imperial China
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Silk, satin
Size: L.48-1/2 x W.49-1/2 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 18th century, Ch'ing dynasty; K'ang-hsi period
Physical Description: Throne seat cushion of dark blue satin brocade. Square center panel with diapered background and large floral medallion in center. Diapers encased with single tight clouds, and each contains a stylized flower or symbol. Wider border of peonies, chrysanthe
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.141
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009