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Throne-back Cover

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

early 18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Throne-back Cover, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | silk, satin, gold
Size: L.30-1/4 x W.29-5/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: Shaped Throne-back cover of imperial yellow satin brocade. Central medallion with large five-clawed dragon in blue and gold. Surrounding this motif, on a diapered ground of large and small, shaped, flowered medallions, four five-clawed dragons in profile,
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.143
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009