1342
1342
A BLUE EMBROIDERED 'DRAGON' ROBE, JIFU
QING DYNASTY, JIAQING PERIOD
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT
1342
A BLUE EMBROIDERED 'DRAGON' ROBE, JIFU
QING DYNASTY, JIAQING PERIOD
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A BLUE EMBROIDERED 'DRAGON' ROBE, JIFU
QING DYNASTY, JIAQING PERIOD
the midnight-blue silk brocade ground couched in gold-wrapped threads with nine five-clawed dragons each pursuing a 'flaming pearl' on a trellis-pattern ground amidst clouds and a selection of the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' all above embroidered 'Mountains of Immortality' emerging from a roiling sea, a continuous panel of gold lishui stripes at the lower section of the robe, the black silk sleeves tapering to horse-hoof cuffs of silk embroidered with further dragons and clouds, the interior lined with plain-weave silk of pale blue
Length 56 1/2  in., 143.6 cm; Width 91 in., 231.1 cm
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