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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 90

    A FINE MIDNIGHT-BLUE CUT-VELVET HAN CHINESE WOMAN'S INFORMAL OVERCOAT, WAITAO

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FINE MIDNIGHT-BLUE CUT-VELVET HAN CHINESE WOMAN'S INFORMAL OVERCOAT, WAITAO
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    With a raised design of large peony and chrysanthemum stems interspersed with the bajixiang in a soft midnight-blue nap against a dark blue-toned grey ground, original pale turquoise satin damask lining woven with flowers
    43½ in. (110.5 cm.) long x 48 in. (122 cm.) across


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