Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of chair backs
  • China
  • pair of chair backs, 1700s or early 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk and gold-wrapped thread, weaving, k'o-ssu
  • Length/Width/Depth: each 92.75 x 49.5 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: each 36 1/2 x 19 1/4 in
  • Gift in memory of James H. Walker Jr., by his family
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0350.a,b
Label Text

Chair backs with quarters featuring a dragon medallion, a peony medallion, unpatterned blue ground and three shishi (lion dogs) in landscape.