Silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, and peacock-feather-strip-wrapped silk, slit tapestry weave with interlaced outlining wefts
239.2 × 171.5 cm (94 1/8 × 67 1/2 in.)
Gift of Mrs. William J. Calhoun through The Antiquarian Society
Extended information about this artwork
The Art Institute of Chicago. “Clothed to Rule the Universe: Ming and Qing Dynasty Textiles at The Art Institute of Chicago.” Museum Studies, vol. 26, no. 2. Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 2000. Cat. no. 53, Plate XXIX, pp. 46, 71, 86.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Clothed to Rule the Universe: Ming and Qing Dynasty Textiles at The Art Institute of Chicago, September 13, 2000–January 2, 2001
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