Collection of Chinese Robes, Silks and Embroideries by Unknown Artist

160 pieces of tapestry, embroidered pictures, and robes, many rare, from Swiss collector Bernard Vuilleumier's unique collection of Imperial robes, some from Sung and many from Ming and Ch'ingperiods.


Details

Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £2,000)
Acquired in:
1948
Vendor:
Bernard Vuilleumier

Provenance

Bernard Vuilleumier

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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