A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century
Lot 1478
A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century
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A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century A set of three embroidered silk figural panels 19th century
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A set of three embroidered silk figural panels
19th century
Each of pale ivory satin embroidered in very fine polychrome silk floss with illustrations taken from the Twenty-four Paragons of Filial Piety set within shaped reserves outlined in gilt-wrapped threads and inscribed in ink; each panel possibly laid down on board with surrounding brocade silk bands and gilt wood strips, then mounted within a glazed wood shadow box (staining, fading, old repairs).
47 x 14in (119.5 x 35.5cm) each satin panel
71 1/2 x 23 3/4in (181.5 x 60.5cm) each shadow box
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