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Creator Nationality: Asian; Far East Asian; Chinese
Creator Dates/Places: China
Creator Active Place: China
Creator Name-CRT: China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)
Title: Brocade with Soaring Phoenixes among Clouds
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1115
Creation End Date: 1234
Creation Date: 1115 - 1234
Object Type: Textiles
Materials and Techniques: tabby, brocaded; silk and gold thread
Dimensions: Overall: 56.2cm x 62.1cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1994.292
Credit Line: John L. Severance Fund
Context: Brocade with Soaring Phoenixes among CloudsTabby, brocaded; silk and gold threadJin Dynasty (1115-1234)The Cleveland Museum of Art, John L. Severance Fund 1994.292(Cat. no. 31)The gold-brocaded designs of Jin brocades, such as this example withgraceful phoenixes soaring into clouds, are typically asymmetrical.Moreover, they have no frame or border, and appear to have been cut out oflarger decorative images.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1994.292
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art
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