See more objects with the color darkolivegreen darkslategrey sienna darkslategrey darkkhaki or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1940

  • We acquired this object.

2012

2013

2019

  • You found it!

Textile (China)

This is a Textile. We acquired it in 1940. Its medium is silk, paper with applied gold foil and its technique is plain compound satin with brocading. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Beatrice Kates. It is credited Gift of Miss Beatrice Kates.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 45.7 x 7.8 cm (18 in. x 3 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (China); silk, paper with applied gold foil; Warp x Weft: 45.7 x 7.8 cm (18 in. x 3 1/16 in.); Gift of Miss Beatrice Kates; 1940-4-14

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18559087/ |title=Textile (China) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=17 September 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>