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Dragon robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1723-1735

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Dragon robe, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | silk
Size: L.55 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Yung Cheng period, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: Imperial coat of blue k'ossu with nine five-clawed dragons in gold, and the ground scattered with loosely drawn clouds and bats in shades of blue, red, green and yellow. Profile dragons grasp the Heavenly Jewel. Border of slanting, wavy stripes beneath
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.12
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009