Property From a Southern California Collection
A woman's red silk ground embroidered informal robe
Late Qing dynasty
Displaying large roundels of auspicious bats, fish and flowers above a wide lishui border embroidered in brightly hued silk knotted and satin stitches; together with a panel of irregular shape, pieced from fragments of a black ground kesi-woven robe with auspicious crane medallions above a lishui border in white and brightly colored threads with some painted details.
56 3/4in (144cm) length of red robe