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Panel

Panel

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1850-1899 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered wool with silk

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lord and Lady Cowdray

  • Museum number:

    T.226-1970

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hanging picture panel of red wool embroidered with coloured silks in satin and chain stitches with some couching.

Heavily embroidered with eight figures which include six immortals and two demon-like images. Beneath the figures is an embroidered wave border along the lower edge.

The panel is lined with blue cotton.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1850-1899 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered wool with silk

Dimensions

Height: 50 in, Width: 120 in, Length: 50 in, Width: 120 in

Descriptive line

Hanging picture panel of embroidered wool, China, 1850-1899

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery; Wall coverings

Collection

East Asia Collection

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