A pair of fragments from an imperial robe, framed and glazed 19th century
Lot 1479
A pair of embroidered silk fragments from a dragon robe 19th century
Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium
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A pair of fragments from an imperial robe, framed and glazed 19th century
Lot Details
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A pair of embroidered silk fragments from a dragon robe
19th century
Preserving part of the lower left and right sides to include rampant dragons, ribboned Daoist symbols and peony flower heads worked in couched gilt threads while the surrounding clouds, swirling waves and the lishui border are defined in white and polychrome threads on the pale brown ground (fading); each now framed and glazed.
40 1/2 x 23in (103 x 58.5cm) each frame
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