Budding Lotus Flower Oblong Silk Scarf, MMA
"Budding Lotus Flower" Oblong Silk Scarf. Lotus 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.
This Metropolitan Museum of Art's beautiful scarf shows a detail from this large-scale decorative work: a midsummer scene with lotus flowers in early stages of budding and bloom. This lustrous scarf features details from one of these screens.
- 100% silk
- 66''L x 18''W