Segmented screen - ROM2005_3678_1


Segmented screen

Medium:Polychrome carved ivory panels in wood frame
Geography: China
Date: 1736 - 1795 AD
Period: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period
60.3 x 14.7 cm
Object number: 955.160.A
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. F. W. Cowan
On view
Gallery Location:Joey and Toby Tanenbaum Gallery of China
DescriptionThe Immortals, deities, fruits, flowers and various mythical creatures that decorate this screen are all auspicious symbols. They relate to long life and success, and also convey special birthday wishes.
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