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1915

  • Work on this object began.

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2017

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Hanging, Royal Dragon, ca. 1920

This is a Hanging. It was designed by Arthur Crisp and made by Arthur Crisp. It is dated ca. 1920 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is silk and its technique is batik. It is a part of the Textiles department.

  • Brush, 1890–1910
  • rolled, cast, repoussé, and punched silver; bristles.
  • Gift of Fong Chow.
  • 1996-109-5

Its dimensions are

H x W: 83.8 × 255.3 cm (33 in. × 8 ft. 4 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Hanging, Royal Dragon, ca. 1920; Designed by Arthur Crisp (Canadian, 1881–1974); USA; silk; H x W: 83.8 × 255.3 cm (33 in. × 8 ft. 4 1/2 in.); 1988-30-3

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