Three silk brocade chair panels Mid Qing dynasty
Lot 653
Three silk brocade chair panels Mid Qing dynasty
HK$ 50,000 - 80,000
US$ 6,400 - 10,000

Lot Details
The Property of a private New York family collection
Three silk brocade chair panels
Mid Qing dynasty
Each woven with four sections, the central section detailed with a four clawed dragon encircling a flaming pearl amidst stylised ruyi clouds and flames, above an archaistic lotus medallion surrounded by auspicious bats and stylised clouds, the upper section woven with a shou lantern of abundance, suspending bejewelled ruyi pendants in tones of blue, white and coral, the lower section decorated with rolling waves from which emerge a pavilion flanked by a pair of dragons and Buddhist lions, all reserved on a shimmering coral ground, mounted.
194 by 174cm

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Cousin of the present owner's grandmother, acquired in China, early 20th century, and thence by descent
    A New York private collection

    清中期 珊瑚紅地絲織龍戲珠紋掛幅
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