826
826
A Chinese carpet
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
826
A Chinese carpet
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Chinese carpet

late 19th century, finely embroidered with a central design of a large stylized lotus blossom borne on scrolling tendrils issuing further small blossoms, with eight flying bats interspersed among the flora, all enclosed within a central panel and bordered by a band of archaistic scrolls, a second band of floral scrolls, and an outer band of swastika keyfret pattern, all against a golden-yellow velvet ground.


approximately 129 1/2 in. by 73 3/4 in.
3.3 m by 1.9 m
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Provenance

Sold, Sotheby's, Hong Kong, May 26-27, 1996, lot 119.

Ariane Dandois: European Furniture, Paintings & Asian Art

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New York