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Screen (Four-Fold)

A work made of wood and glass; top and bottom rows: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, slit tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts; painted details; center row: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, slit and dovetailed tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts; painted details.
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  • A work made of wood and glass; top and bottom rows: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, slit tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts; painted details; center row: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, slit and dovetailed tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts; painted details.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), 19th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Screen (Four-Fold)

Origin

China

Date

Made 1801–1900

Medium

Wood and glass; top and bottom rows: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, slit tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts; painted details; center row: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, slit and dovetailed tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts; painted details

Dimensions

120.5 × 102 cm (47 1/2 × 40 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Polly Root Collier

Reference Number

1967.549

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