Panel

1736-1795 (made)

Unknown

Height: 17.25 in, Width: 31.25 in

T.11-1916 EAS

Panel of brocaded silk tapestry woven (kesi) in coloured silks and gold thread, China, 1736-1795

Panel of brocaded silk tapestry woven (kesi) in coloured silks and gold thread and with details tinted in colours. Lions or dogs in a rocky landscape. Pine trees, mushrooms and daisies are seen growing from rocks. In the air of flit bats. There is a narrow border with a pattern of curving peony stems. Edged with pink silks and lined with blue cotton.

Gift of W. B. Chamberlin Esq., through The Art Fund

Location: In Storage

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