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Asian Art

Sutra cover

18th century

Plain weave with supplementary weft

14 5/16 × 5 in. (36.4 × 12.7 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1947.119
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Carl Schuster (1904–1969) and Philadelphia Museum of Art 40.4.333; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 258, no. 471, ill.

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