Summer chaofu (formal court dress) for a top-rank prince

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, ca. 1820-1875
Medium
Silk gauze with embroidery in silk and metallic-wrapped threads
Dimensions
H x W: 141 x 170.2 cm (55 1/2 x 67 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Shirley Z. Johnson
Accession Number
F2015.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile
Type

Robe

Keywords
dragon, embroidery, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), robe
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Ms. Shirley Z. Johnson

Published References
  • pp. 24-25, no. 2.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum