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Woman's Dragon Robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1821-1850

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's Dragon Robe, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | embroidered silk brocade
Size: L.43-7/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, Tao Kuang period
Physical Description: Imperial robe, probably woman's, of sand colored satin embroidered with weight 5-clawed dragons, tight cloud forms, bats, Buddhist emblems and flowers in shades of pale blue, ivory, tan and soft brown. Border with shallow area of straight-edged slanting
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.18
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009