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Daoist Immortal: Zhang Guolao textile
  • China
  • Daoist Immortal: Zhang Guolao textile, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • damask, silk, wire, gold thread, paper, foil, ink and/or paint
  • Object Length/Width: 43.25 x 22.75 cm
    Object Length/Width: 17 x 8 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1149

Damask with painted details. (Previous description: Zhang Guolao, figure with bamboo tubes) Silk, wire, gold-wrapped thread, paper, pigment and gold foil. Various construction techniques. Fabric is damask with painted details.