19 March 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A LARGE EMBROIDERED BLUE SILK CUSHION COVER
Of rounded rectangular shape, embroidered primarily in satin stitch with an overall design of elaborate lotus scroll, the central seat area delineated by a gold couched band
52 in. (132.1 cm.) x 43 in. (109.2 cm.), mounted on a stretcher
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATES OF MR. & MRS. WILLIAM D. GRAUE
Threads of Imagination: Central Asian and Chinese Silks from the 12th to the 19th Century, Spink, London, 15 February-12 March 1999, no. 26.
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