A large blue ground kesi woven panel
Lot 5048
A massive teal blue ground kesi-woven silk panel 19th century
Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium
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A massive teal blue ground kesi-woven silk panel 19th century A massive teal blue ground kesi-woven silk panel 19th century A massive teal blue ground kesi-woven silk panel 19th century A massive teal blue ground kesi-woven silk panel 19th century
Lot Details
Property from a Private Bay Area Collection
A massive teal blue ground kesi-woven silk panel
19th century
The teal blue ground woven in white and subtly colored silk threads with gilt-wrapped thread details to depict alternating registers of large and small peony blossoms surrounded by a deep purple-blue border woven with dragons in gilt-wrapped threads facing brightly colored flaming pearls, all above a key-fret band in gilt-wrapped threads.
170 x 38 1/4in (432 x 97cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    acquired by family a member in China in the 1930s
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