A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century
Lot 5017
A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century
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A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons 18th century
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A yellow ground polychrome silk brocade horizontal panel of dragons
18th century
Sewn together from four vertical sections to form two large front-facing dragons above four smaller dragons in profile woven in gilt-wrapped threads while the details on the dragons, the surrounding clouds and the lishui border below are colored in pale blue, green and off-white threads; now bordered by bands of dark blue and gilt-wrapped thread brocade.
45 1/2 x 59in (115.5 x 150cm)
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