Pendents (For Bed Curtains)

A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 's' twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 's' twill interlacings.

Date:

Qing dynasty(1644–1911), 1736/95

Artist:

Manchu
China

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Artist

Manchu

Title

Pendents (For Bed Curtains)

Origin

China

Date

1736–1795

Medium

Silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 'S' twill interlacings

Dimensions

a: 270.3 × 19.2 cm (106 3/8 × 7 1/2 in.) b: 269.8 × 19.2 cm (106 1/4 × 7 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Orientals

Reference Number

1936.130a-b

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