Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
China, Room 44, The T.T. Tsui Gallery

Panel

1740-1820 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Panel used as a hanging on the Women's Festival Day, embroidered with ladies on a red satin ground.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Silk satin with embroidery in coloured silks and gilt thread
Brief Description
Festival hanging, red embroidered silk, China, Qing dynasty, ca. 1740 to 1820
Physical Description
Panel used as a hanging on the Women's Festival Day, embroidered with ladies on a red satin ground.
Dimensions
  • Length: 155cm
  • Width: 140cm
Style
Credit line
Given by Dr Joan Evans
Object history
Registered File number 1974/560.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Wilson, Verity. Chinese Textiles, 2nd edition, London: V&A Publications, 2005, page 69, plate 76.
  • Wilson, Verity. Identifying Women's Things in the TT Tsui Gallery, Orientations, July 1991, Photo, Page 40
Collection
Accession Number
FE.114-1974

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record createdNovember 10, 2004
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