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Asian Art

Temple Hanging

20th century

Silk embroidery on cotton, silk applique on silk, metal-wrapped threads, tassels, mirrors, glass beads

87 × 36 1/2 × 7/8 in. (220.98 × 92.71 × 2.22 cm)
Ann B. Goodman Collection, Gift of Ann B. Goodman
2015.125.535
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese, Yao
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Apsara, Long Island City, New York, to 2008; Ann B. Goodman Collection, Cambridge, Mass., 2008–15; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.