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Title

Altar Frontal

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1368-1644

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Altar Frontal, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | silk, satin
Size: L.42 X W.29-3/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ming dynasty, 14th-17th century
Physical Description: Altar frontal of pale brick red k'ossu with design representing a blue-scaled chilin in a field of flowers, large fat clouds, and symbols in shades of blue, green, pink, yellow, brown and grey. Across the top a band of watery, run-together clouds.(?) No
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.193
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009