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Brocade, silk. Oblong panel; chair cover
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Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
H x W: 174.5 x 56 cm (68 11/16 x 22 1/16 in)
Costume and Textile
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1913 
From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1913 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 Undated folder sheet note. See also, Reserved Textile List, R. 84, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Bicentennial Exhibition: Chinese Art (December 5, 1975 to November 10, 1976)
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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