1446
1446

PROPERTY FROM THE JEFFREY M. KAPLAN COLLECTION

A GREEN-GROUND SILK 'DRAGON' FRAGMENT
MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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1446

PROPERTY FROM THE JEFFREY M. KAPLAN COLLECTION

A GREEN-GROUND SILK 'DRAGON' FRAGMENT
MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A GREEN-GROUND SILK 'DRAGON' FRAGMENT
MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY
woven as brocaded satin with supplementary weft threads in contrasting colors producing an image of three vivacious four-clawed dragons leaping for 'flaming pearls' above crashing waves, composed of five separate pieces of silk, mounted on board and framed
Height of frame 51 1/2  in., 130.8 cm
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Provenance

E & J Frankel, New York, 2011.

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