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Embroidered picture: T.21-1977

Object information

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Maker(s)

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Description

Ground of faded yellow satin, faded polychrome silk embroidery in satin stitch, painted black outlines.
Woman with fan in landscape of rocks, bamboo, and prunus.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs. Soame Jenyns, in accordance with the wishes of her late husband, Soame Jenyns

Measurements and weight

Length: 48 cm
Width: 37.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1977-03-08) by Jenyns, Soame, Mrs.

Dating

Late 17th or early 18th century
Circa 1650 - Circa 1749

School or Style

Chinese

Materials used in production

Silk
Satin

Techniques used in production

Embroidering

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.21-1977
Primary reference Number: 190297
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 1 November 2012 Updated: Monday 9 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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