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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT M. EDSEL

AN EMBROIDERED PALE YELLOW-GROUND SILK KANG CUSHION COVER
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
15,00025,000
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822

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT M. EDSEL

AN EMBROIDERED PALE YELLOW-GROUND SILK KANG CUSHION COVER
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
15,00025,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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AN EMBROIDERED PALE YELLOW-GROUND SILK KANG CUSHION COVER
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
the pale yellow satin ground with a blue rectangular panel centering a medallion radiating stylized blooms with four bats, the entire surface with a dense network of lush flowerheads on fringed leafy scrolls, interspersed with bats and auspicious emblems, all meticulously embroidered in Peking knot in shades of coral, blue, purple, pink, and pale green, framed 
43 by 66 1/2  in., 109.2 by 169 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, 18th June 1980, lot 289.
Jacqueline Simcox Ltd., 2011.

Catalogue Note

Compare a pale yellow-ground cover, worked entirely in Peking knot with a very similar floral scroll but centered with nine dragons, sold in these rooms, 21st September 2006, lot 13. 

Important Chinese Art

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