Women in a Palace

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Date: late 17th century
Culture: China
Medium: Black lacquer with mother-of-pearl and gold-foil inlay
Dimensions: H. 9 ft. 4 5/8 in. x 24 ft. 8 1/16 in. ( (286 x 752 cm)
Classification: Screens
Credit Line: Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2001
Accession Number: 2001.76a–l

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