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Daoist priest robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1662-1722

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G280
Daoist priest robe, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | silk
Size: L.58-5/8 x W.51-5/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, K'ang Hsi period
Physical Description: Taoist priest robe of embroidered black satin. All-over tendril background of couched gold threads. Conventional Taoist motives, Buddhist symbols, bats, clouds, etc., in couched gold medallions * are figures of the Eight Immortals, chilin, bear, and vario
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.296
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009