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Valance

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1621-1722

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Valance, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Tapestry (Do Not Use) | embroidered silk brocade
Size: L.181 x W.37-3/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: K'ang Hsi period
Physical Description: Long valance of solid embroidery with ground of solid gold-colored silk floss. The design represents an aged statesmen and his wife receiving guests on the occasion of their birthday. This us the same scene as is represented in C.205. In the valance se
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.317
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009