DescriptionLotus and Water Birds
(ca. 1300), a pair of hanging scrolls in the Museum’s collection, is by a professional painter of the Piling School, situated near Changzhou, Jiangsu Province. Our beautiful scarf shows a detail from this large-scale decorative work: a midsummer scene with lotus flowers in early stages of budding and bloom.
Silk crêpe de chine. Imported. 66'' x 18''.