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Daoist Immortal: Lu Dongbin textile
  • China
  • Daoist Immortal: Lu Dongbin textile, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • damask, silk, cotton, paper, foil, ink and/or paint
  • Object Length/Width: 44.5 x 20.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 17 1/2 x 44 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1146

Lu Dongbin. (Previous description: Lu Dongbin, figure with sword). Silk, cotton, paper, pigment and gold foil. Various construction techniques. Fabric is damask with painted details.