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    Sale 2108

    The Imperial Wardrobe: Fine Chinese Costume And Textiles From The Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 3

    A FINE BROCADE MIDNIGHT-BLUE SATIN DRAGON ROUNDEL

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A FINE BROCADE MIDNIGHT-BLUE SATIN DRAGON ROUNDEL
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Finely woven in gold-wrapped thread with a scaly five-clawed dragon shown in profile as it leaps amidst clouds and water motifs in pursuit of a flaming pearl, woven in rich shades of blue, coral, white and green on a midnight-blue satin ground
    12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) diam., mounted


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    Exhibited

    London, Linda Wrigglesworth Ltd., 'Creative Momentum', 4 November - 14 December 2002, no. 9/0781.