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PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A BLUE-GROUND SILK GAUZE 'DRAGON' ROBE , JIFU QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
15,00020,000
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PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A BLUE-GROUND SILK GAUZE 'DRAGON' ROBE , JIFU QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
15,00020,000
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A BLUE-GROUND SILK GAUZE 'DRAGON' ROBE , JIFU QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY
with couched gold-wrapped thread forming nine five-clawed dragons each pursuing a 'flaming pearl' amidst polychrome-embroidered clouds, bats, and 'Auspicious Emblems' all above crashing waves and lishui stripes, the embroidered 'dragon' motif repeated in the borders at the neck, chest, and horse-hoof cuffs
Height 58 in., 147.3 cm; Width 88 1/2  in., 224.8 cm
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Provenance

Christie's New York, 17th September 2008, lot 171.

Important Chinese Art

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