A kesi 'dragon' panel Ming dynasty | 明 緙絲云龍戲珠紋綉片
12,000 - 16,000 GBP
A kesi 'dragon' panel
finely woven with a five-clawed dragon chasing a flaming pearl amidst scrolling clouds, all reserved on a rich coral-red ground
74 by 66 cm, 29¼ by 26 in.
Some small tears around the edges, mostly to the top right corner.
Some minor stains and loose threads throughout, and slight discoloration overall in consistent with age and use.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby’s is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Jean-Paul Desroches, Two Americans in Paris: a Quest for Asian Art, 2016, Paris, no. 251.
Jean-Paul Desroches編《Two Americans in Paris，A Quest for Asian Art》，2016年，巴黎，圖版251
From the Land of Asia, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montréal, 17th November 2016 - 19th March 2017.
From the Land of Asia, Kimbell Art Museum, Texas, 4th March – 19th August 2018.
《From the Land of Asia》，Pointe-à-Callière 博物館，蒙特利爾，2016年11月17 - 2017年3月19日
《From the Land of Asia》，Kimbell美術館，德克薩斯，2018年3月4 - 8月19日