Height: 17.25 in, Width: 31.25 in
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