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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)
: A Group of Chinese Imperial Robes
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | Silk, gold
Size: L.60-1/2 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 18th-19th century, Ch'ing dynasty; Chia-ch'ang period
Physical Description: Taoist Priest's Robe embroidered with the Pa Pao (Eight Precious Things) in eight large medallions. Faded rust satin ground with all-over meander in gold thread, and double peach and bat motifs embroidered in satin stitch in peach, blue, and shades of cor
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 41.74.3
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009