Pleated Summer Skirt

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty to Modern period, 1875-1925
Silk with silk embroidery floss, gold thread, ribbon, and applique
H x W: 96.5 x 79 cm (38 x 31 1/8 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth G. Robb
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Costume and Textile


China, Modern period (1912 - present), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Zhongguo meishu guanji [Encyclopedia of Chinese Arts]. vol. 7, Beijing. .
  • Wang Kanzai. Huangchao guanfu zhi [Headdresses and Clothing in the Imperial Court]. .
  • Verity Wilson. Chinese Dress. Far Eastern Series London. .
  • Chen Daming. Qingdai Taiwan minjian ceshou [The Folk Embroidery of the Qing Dynasty in Taiwan]., 1989. .
  • Looking at Patronage: Recent Acquisitions of Asian Art. Exh. cat. San Francisco. .
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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