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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 572

    A DARK BLUE-GROUND EMBROIDERED LADIES ROBE

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DARK BLUE-GROUND EMBROIDERED LADIES ROBE
    CIRCA 1900
    The robe is embroidered with roundels enclosing butterflies, flowers, and bats, all above foaming waves with scattered auspicious objects, dragons and carps on lishui stripes. Together with: one green and one ivory skirt, a blue jacket, and a pair of maroon trousers.


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    Provenance

    Collection of Claude Delaval Cobham (1842-1915) and then by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTION