Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)
Title

Robe

Artist

Artist Unknown (China)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Robe, Artist Unknown (China)
Text not available.
Details
Comments (0)
Tags (4)
 
Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | silk, gold thread
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Buddhist priest robe of embroiderd white satin. The patched effect of the robe representing Buddha's mendicant days, is marked off in irregular-sized panels by borders of couched gold threads.In the upper middle panel appears Buddha, with the sacred can
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.240
Artist:
Role:
Added to Site: February 28, 2009